The finale of the American football season generated more than 24 million tweets, Twitter said today.
The 47th Super Bowl was won by the Baltimore Ravens and featured a half-time performance from Beyonce as well as a floodlight failure.
Michelle Obama tweeted about Beyonce's half-time show, which Twitter said saw the peak in activity at 268,000 tweets-per-minute.
Basketball star Kobe Bryant tweeted about the the blackout, which sparked 231,500 tweets-per-minute.
Wow on the return to start 2nd half and Wow on the damn lights! Lets see if this changes the momentumFrom @kobebryant on Twitter:
The game's conclusion, which saw the Ravens defeat the San Francisco 49ers, generated 183,000 tweets-per-minute.