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: 4

One Direction

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 92
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Justin Bieber

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 143
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Katy Perry

Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 143
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 2

Taylor Swift

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 143
5 Last Week: 10

Shakira

Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 142
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 5

Miley Cyrus

Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 71
7 Last Week: 7

Ariana Grande

Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 8

Selena Gomez

Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 141
9 Last Week: 12

Britney Spears

Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 140
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 9

Justin Timberlake

Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 114
11 Last Week: 11

Jennifer Lopez

Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 129
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 14

Lady Gaga

Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 143
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 16

Pitbull

Last Week 16
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 141
14 Last Week: 19

Demi Lovato

Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 133
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: --

Kendrick Lamar

Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 18

Rihanna

Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 143
17 Last Week: 6

Beyonce

Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 142
18 Last Week: 13

Eminem

Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 142
19 Last Week: 23

P!nk

Last Week 23
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 107
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 15

Michael Jackson

Last Week 15
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 133
21 Last Week: 25

Bob Marley

Last Week 25
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 84
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 24

Bruno Mars

Last Week 24
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 132
23 Last Week: 20

Avril Lavigne

Last Week 20
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 140
24 Last Week: 17

David Guetta

Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 143
25 Last Week: 21

Alicia Keys

Last Week 21
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 89
26 Last Week: 31

Adele

Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 133
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 27

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Last Week 27
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 28

Avicii

Last Week 28
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 26

Christina Aguilera

Last Week 26
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 29

Mariah Carey

Last Week 29
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 33

Robin Thicke

Last Week 33
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 9
32 Last Week: 22

Lil Wayne

Last Week 22
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 142
33 Last Week: --

Enrique Iglesias

Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 86
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 41

Carly Rae Jepsen

Last Week 41
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 36

Maroon 5

Last Week 36
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 82
36 Last Week: 34

The Black Eyed Peas

Last Week 34
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 135
37 Last Week: 49

Kelly Clarkson

Last Week 49
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 39

will.i.am

Last Week 39
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 33
39 Last Week: 38

Austin Mahone

Last Week 38
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 26
40 Last Week: 32

Nicki Minaj

Last Week 32
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 143
41 Last Week: --

Lana Del Rey

Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: --

PSY

Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: --

Wiz Khalifa

Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 130
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 37

Drake

Last Week 37
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 132
45 Last Week: 35

Linkin Park

Last Week 35
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 143
46 Last Week: --

Skrillex

Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 103
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: --

Madonna

Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 46

LMFAO

Last Week 46
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 113
49 Last Week: --

Little Mix

Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 48

Green Day

Last Week 48
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 79