2016 Power 100

Social 50

Social 50

Social 50 Activity 1
A ranking of the most active artists on the world's leading social networking sites. Artists' popularity is determined by a formula blending their weekly additions of friends/fans/followers along with artist page views and weekly song plays, as measured by Next Big Sound.
1 Last Week: 1

Justin Bieber

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
2 Last Week: 19

Lil Wayne

Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 120
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

Rihanna

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
4 Last Week: 3

One Direction

Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 71
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 6

Taylor Swift

Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 5

Justin Timberlake

Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 92
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 9

Bruno Mars

Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 110
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 4

Britney Spears

Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 118
9 Last Week: 10

Eminem

Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 120
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 8

Nicki Minaj

Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 121
11 Last Week: 7

Beyonce

Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 120
12 Last Week: 12

Demi Lovato

Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 111
13 Last Week: 18

P!nk

Last Week 18
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 85
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 11

Selena Gomez

Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 119
15 Last Week: 15

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Last Week 15
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 14

Pitbull

Last Week 14
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 119
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 23

Katy Perry

Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 16

Jennifer Lopez

Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 107
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 13

Lady Gaga

Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
20 Last Week: 21

Shakira

Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
21 Last Week: 22

Alicia Keys

Last Week 22
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 67
22 Last Week: 29

Pink Floyd

Last Week 29
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 26

Linkin Park

Last Week 26
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 121
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 44

will.i.am

Last Week 44
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 24

Michael Jackson

Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 111
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28

David Guetta

Last Week 28
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 121
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 17

Usher

Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 109
28 Last Week: 25

Skrillex

Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 89
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 31

Christina Aguilera

Last Week 31
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 47

PSY

Last Week 47
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 30

Adele

Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 111
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 20

Drake

Last Week 20
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 117
33 Last Week: 41

The Black Eyed Peas

Last Week 41
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 113
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 36

Maroon 5

Last Week 36
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 38

50 Cent

Last Week 38
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 110
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 32

Mariah Carey

Last Week 32
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 17
37 Last Week: 33

Chris Brown

Last Week 33
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 119
38 Last Week: 37

Snoop Dogg

Last Week 37
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 108
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 43

The Beatles

Last Week 43
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 42

2Pac

Last Week 42
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: --

Kelly Clarkson

Last Week --
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 35

Bob Marley

Last Week 35
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 68
43 Last Week: 34

Wiz Khalifa

Last Week 34
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 117
44 Last Week: 39

Ed Sheeran

Last Week 39
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 18
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45 Last Week: --

Belinda

Last Week --
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 27

Avril Lavigne

Last Week 27
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 118
47 Last Week: --

Ne-Yo

Last Week --
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: --

Lindsey Stirling

Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 45

Metallica

Last Week 45
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 23
50 Last Week: --

Austin Mahone

Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance