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: 2

Rihanna

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 125
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Taylor Swift

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 125
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Justin Bieber

Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 125
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 6

One Direction

Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 75
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 7

Shakira

Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 125
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 5

Justin Timberlake

Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 96
7 Last Week: 4

Bruno Mars

Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 114
8 Last Week: 17

Demi Lovato

Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 115
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: --

PSY

Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

Pitbull

Last Week 12
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 123
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 8

Britney Spears

Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 122
12 Last Week: 15

Jennifer Lopez

Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 111
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 10

Beyonce

Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 124
14 Last Week: 11

P!nk

Last Week 11
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 89
15 Last Week: 13

Eminem

Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 124
16 Last Week: 21

Lady Gaga

Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 125
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 9

Katy Perry

Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 125
18 Last Week: 18

Michael Jackson

Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 115
19 Last Week: 22

Avril Lavigne

Last Week 22
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 122
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 20

Usher

Last Week 20
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 113
21 Last Week: 14

Adele

Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 115
22 Last Week: 36

Selena Gomez

Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 123
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 24

David Guetta

Last Week 24
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 125
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 28

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Last Week 28
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 25

Alicia Keys

Last Week 25
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 71
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 16

Nicki Minaj

Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 125
27 Last Week: 19

Lil Wayne

Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 124
28 Last Week: 23

Linkin Park

Last Week 23
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 125
29 Last Week: 33

Drake

Last Week 33
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 121
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 30

Christina Aguilera

Last Week 30
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 27
31 Last Week: 26

Maroon 5

Last Week 26
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 64
32 Last Week: 29

Mariah Carey

Last Week 29
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 21
33 Last Week: 27

The Black Eyed Peas

Last Week 27
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 117
34 Last Week: 37

Ariana Grande

Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 34

Snoop Dogg

Last Week 34
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 112
36 Last Week: 41

Wiz Khalifa

Last Week 41
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 121
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 42

Skrillex

Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 93
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 50

Victoria Justice

Last Week 50
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 39

The Beatles

Last Week 39
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 43
40 Last Week: 32

LMFAO

Last Week 32
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 96
41 Last Week: 31

Chris Brown

Last Week 31
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 123
42 Last Week: 35

Miley Cyrus

Last Week 35
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 53
43 Last Week: 40

50 Cent

Last Week 40
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 114
44 Last Week: 46

Carly Rae Jepsen

Last Week 46
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: --

Paramore

Last Week --
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 38

will.i.am

Last Week 38
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 15
47 Last Week: 44

Kelly Clarkson

Last Week 44
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 43

Green Day

Last Week 43
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 70
49 Last Week: --

Evanescence

Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 45

Coldplay

Last Week 45
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 120