Does Facebook Love or Hate Metallica? (2019-10-16)

Metallica is pulling in a lot of Facebook fans. As of 2019-10-16, Metallica has 36,119,303 likes on their facebook page, 33,711,178 followers and has been running the page since February 12, 2008. We analyzed the couple-dozen latest posts from Metallica and found some interesting peculiarities. First, check out the most shared post (ID 10156342404940264) with a whopping 23,584 shares, 87,401 reactions (including 11,857 likes, 2,690 ‘loves’ and 240 ‘wow’s) and 51,414 comments:

11,857 likes is darn high! But not everything is positive. There is another post from Metallica that was a little controversial (ID 10156374408595264, with 60 angry reactions:

And in addition, Metallica has plenty of posts on their page that don’t get all that much attention. Just take a look at this one (ID 10156377355170264):

This post has just 171 shares, 436 comments and 5,666 total reactions, with 937 likes, 94 loves, 6 wow reactions, 3 haha reactions, zero angry reactions and 3 sad reactions.

Granted, 171 shares is still a ton for the average Facebook user.

OUR VERDICT: We did extensive research, digging through all of Metallica’s latest social media presence, their stats, and what their fans are saying about them. Here’s our conclusion AS OF 2019-10-16: Metallica is…

Going excellent 🙂

Sure Metallica has their haters, but 99% are very positive recently, so we’re confident in this conclusion. But what do you think? Do you love Metallica… or hate them? Is their popularity deserved? Let us know in the comments.

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