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 129
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 6

PSY

Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

One Direction

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 79
4 Last Week: 3

Taylor Swift

Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 129
5 Last Week: 4

Rihanna

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 129
6 Last Week: 14

Beyonce

Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 128
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 10

Justin Timberlake

Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 100
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 9

Jennifer Lopez

Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 115
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 19

Demi Lovato

Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 119
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 20

Avril Lavigne

Last Week 20
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 126
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 8

Bruno Mars

Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 118
12 Last Week: 13

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 12

P!nk

Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 93
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 11

Pitbull

Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 127
15 Last Week: 7

Katy Perry

Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 129
16 Last Week: 15

Britney Spears

Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 126
17 Last Week: 16

David Guetta

Last Week 16
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 129
18 Last Week: 17

Maroon 5

Last Week 17
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 68
19 Last Week: 18

Adele

Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 119
20 Last Week: 5

Selena Gomez

Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 127
21 Last Week: 25

Lil Wayne

Last Week 25
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 128
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 21

Christina Aguilera

Last Week 21
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 31
23 Last Week: 22

Linkin Park

Last Week 22
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 129
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 26

Michael Jackson

Last Week 26
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 119
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 23

Eminem

Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 128
26 Last Week: 30

Ariana Grande

Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 24

Lady Gaga

Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 129
28 Last Week: 27

The Black Eyed Peas

Last Week 27
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
29 Last Week: 33

Alicia Keys

Last Week 33
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 75
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 31

Shakira

Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 129
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 28

LMFAO

Last Week 28
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 100
32 Last Week: 32

Nicki Minaj

Last Week 32
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 129
33 Last Week: 34

will.i.am

Last Week 34
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: --

Enrique Iglesias

Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 73
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 29

Carly Rae Jepsen

Last Week 29
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 41
36 Last Week: 44

Chris Brown

Last Week 44
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 127
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 37

Flo Rida

Last Week 37
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 55
38 Last Week: 46

Daft Punk

Last Week 46
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 40

Snoop Dogg

Last Week 40
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 116
40 Last Week: 43

The Beatles

Last Week 43
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 47
41 Last Week: 50

Skrillex

Last Week 50
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 96
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 38

Mariah Carey

Last Week 38
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 25
43 Last Week: --

Bob Marley

Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 70
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 39

Usher

Last Week 39
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 116
45 Last Week: 41

Kelly Clarkson

Last Week 41
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 15
46 Last Week: 45

Miley Cyrus

Last Week 45
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
47 Last Week: 47

Austin Mahone

Last Week 47
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 17
48 Last Week: --

Lana Del Rey

Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 36

50 Cent

Last Week 36
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 118
50 Last Week: 49

Drake

Last Week 49
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 125