Fangirling went to new heights during PEOPLE's first-ever awards show

By Rosa Heyman
Updated December 19, 2014 07:35 AM
Credit: Chris Polk/PMA2014/Getty

Did you hear that? That’s the sound of teenage hearts exploding.

We don’t want to say that 5 Seconds of Summer stole the show at the PEOPLE Magazine Awards, but basically they did. Or really it might be more accurate to say that 5SOS’s fans stole the show. On Twitter, at least.

When Ashton, Luke, Calum and Michael took the stage to perform a cover of The Romantics’ “What I Like About You” mid-show, their fans Totally. Freaked. Out.

Reactions included but were not limited to falling off the bed, crying, spontaneously having a heart attack and just generally fangirling out. But really, can you blame them? Like, have you even seen Ashton’s arms? // the story “#PMAs: Crazy 5SOS Fan Tweets” on Storify