Avril Lavigne is the most talked about person today.

Here’s why…

It all started with a detailed conspiracy theory back in 2011 by a fan site that claims she has been dead since 2004, prior to the release of her second album Under My Skin, and has been played by a body double ever since.

Late last week, Twitter used @givenchyass brought the conspiracy theory back to life with a long thread explaining it all. It begins with this tweet, which has over 120,000 retweets and 190,000 favorites.

A chart showing the frequency of social mentions about Avril Lavigne for over the past 30 days

The most commonly used word among all of this social chatter? Conspiracy.

This tag cloud represents the most commonly used words in tweets and other online mentions of Avril Lavigne on May 16, 2017.

For the record, numerous websites have disproven this theory. Avril Lavigne is active on social media and revealed that she has an album coming later this year.

Originally published at www.facebook.com.