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: 6

One Direction

Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 89
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 30

Selena Gomez

Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 138
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 5

Miley Cyrus

Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 7

Jennifer Lopez

Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 126
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 9

Justin Timberlake

Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 111
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 8

Taylor Swift

Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 140
7 Last Week: 1

Justin Bieber

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 140
8 Last Week: 14

Ariana Grande

Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 15

Bob Marley

Last Week 15
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 81
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 20

Shakira

Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 139
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 10

Britney Spears

Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 137
12 Last Week: 13

Pitbull

Last Week 13
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 138
13 Last Week: 17

Michael Jackson

Last Week 17
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 130
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 11

Beyonce

Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 139
15 Last Week: 2

Demi Lovato

Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 130
16 Last Week: 12

Katy Perry

Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 140
17 Last Week: 19

David Guetta

Last Week 19
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 140
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 16

P!nk

Last Week 16
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 104
19 Last Week: 4

Rihanna

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 140
20 Last Week: 18

Adele

Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 130
21 Last Week: 3

Eminem

Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 139
22 Last Week: 21

Bruno Mars

Last Week 21
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 129
23 Last Week: --

Jay Z

Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 22

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Last Week 22
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 28
25 Last Week: 23

Christina Aguilera

Last Week 23
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 42
26 Last Week: 26

Avril Lavigne

Last Week 26
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 137
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 32

Alicia Keys

Last Week 32
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 86
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 25

Maroon 5

Last Week 25
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 79
29 Last Week: 47

Tyga

Last Week 47
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 24

Lil Wayne

Last Week 24
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 139
31 Last Week: --

Kanye West

Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 29

The Black Eyed Peas

Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 132
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 33

Kelly Clarkson

Last Week 33
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 38

Austin Mahone

Last Week 38
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 36

Enrique Iglesias

Last Week 36
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 84
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 31

Mariah Carey

Last Week 31
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 36
37 Last Week: 28

will.i.am

Last Week 28
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 30
38 Last Week: 27

Nicki Minaj

Last Week 27
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 140
39 Last Week: 37

Robin Thicke

Last Week 37
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 34

Linkin Park

Last Week 34
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 140
41 Last Week: --

Usher

Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 124
  • Gains in performance
New
42 Last Week: --

Avicii

Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 44

LMFAO

Last Week 44
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 110
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: --

Lana Del Rey

Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 48

PSY

Last Week 48
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: --

Pink Floyd

Last Week --
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: --

Metallica

Last Week --
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 35

Lady Gaga

Last Week 35
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 140
49 Last Week: 42

The Beatles

Last Week 42
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 58
50 Last Week: 40

Carly Rae Jepsen

Last Week 40
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 52