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AlDub Road To Forever: New Records And Recognition Set By Asia?s Most Viral Couple In Social Media

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The ever-growing popularity of Alden Richards and Maine ?Yaya Dub? Mendoza can?t seem to stop as they break new records once again. We take a look at some of the new records AlDub has made and another famous personality catching the AlDub bug.

Maine Mendoza and Alden Richards have the fastest-growing Twitter accounts

The sweet couple takes their place in the top 5 fastest-rising twitter profiles in the Philippines. According to Social Bakers, the most popular provider of social media analytics, Maine Mendoza took the top spot with 1,078,773 followers in front of Alden Richards with 929,022 new followers for the month of September.

And not only that, Yaya Dub?s profile also recently became the fourth fastest-growing Twitter account in the world, gaining an amazing 1.07 million new followers from September 11 to October 9, according to Social Bakers. This milestone joins her with some very famous personalities like Taylor Swift (1st with 1.3 million), Katy Perry (2nd with 1.2 million), Ellen DeGeneres (3rd with 1.1 million), and Jimmy Fallon (5th with 1.04 million).

As of October 19, 2015, Maine Mendoza?s twitter account has 2,109,161 followers while Alden Richards account has 2,181,302.

Ticket sales record

AlDub nation broke another record following the announcement of ticket sales for noontime show Eat Bulaga?s event ?Sa Tamang Panahon.? According to a post from the official account of Ticketworld on Twitter, the AlDub nation officially broke TicketWorld records for first day sales. After breaking records on social media, supporters of Alden Richards and Yaya Dub took the first chance they had and quickly bought tickets for what could be the most awaited AlDub event ever.

Vin Diesel ?pabebe wave?

Hollywood actor Vin Diesel also caught on with AlDub when he made a ?pabebe wave? during an interview. Host Ricky Lo enlightened the actor about the famous ?pabebe wave? saying how it was the ?new way of saying ?I love you? in the Philippines.? Diesel then made the ?pabebe wave? in front of the camera.

Gold record for Alden Richards on first day album launch

Alden Richards was also given a gold record by the Philippine Association of the Record Industry Inc. for the outstanding achievement for digital sales of his latest album. The singer/actor was in shock when he learned that his album received an award on just its first day of launch.

To watch today?s AlDub show, check out this livestream link.

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