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: 5

Shakira

Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 165
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 4

Justin Bieber

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 166
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 1

Miley Cyrus

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 94
4 Last Week: 6

Ariana Grande

Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 62
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 11

Pitbull

Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 163
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 8

Katy Perry

Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 166
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 7

One Direction

Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 115
8 Last Week: 3

Rihanna

Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 166
9 Last Week: 10

Eminem

Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 165
10 Last Week: 16

Britney Spears

Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 163
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 13

Demi Lovato

Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 156
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 9

Beyonce

Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 165
13 Last Week: 14

Justin Timberlake

Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 137
14 Last Week: 12

Taylor Swift

Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 166
15 Last Week: 24

Enrique Iglesias

Last Week 24
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 108
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 15

Bruno Mars

Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 155
17 Last Week: 17

Jennifer Lopez

Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 152
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 18

Avicii

Last Week 18
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 19

Mariah Carey

Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 20

Tyrese

Last Week 20
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 25

Wiz Khalifa

Last Week 25
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 153
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 2

Selena Gomez

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 164
23 Last Week: 23

Michael Jackson

Last Week 23
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 156
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 22

Prince Royce

Last Week 22
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
25 Last Week: 33

Romeo Santos

Last Week 33
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 27

P!nk

Last Week 27
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 130
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 40

Lorde

Last Week 40
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 31

Ellie Goulding

Last Week 31
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 32

Bob Marley

Last Week 32
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 107
30 Last Week: 21

Avril Lavigne

Last Week 21
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 163
31 Last Week: 28

Nicki Minaj

Last Week 28
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 166
32 Last Week: 34

Ludacris

Last Week 34
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 37
33 Last Week: 36

Little Mix

Last Week 36
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 35

Lady Gaga

Last Week 35
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 166
35 Last Week: 46

Imagine Dragons

Last Week 46
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 30

Ciara

Last Week 30
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 11
37 Last Week: 43

Pharrell

Last Week 43
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 38

Ke$ha

Last Week 38
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 77
39 Last Week: 39

Lil Wayne

Last Week 39
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 165
40 Last Week: 47

Austin Mahone

Last Week 47
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 41

Linkin Park

Last Week 41
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 165
42 Last Week: 29

Priyanka Chopra

Last Week 29
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 12
43 Last Week: 42

Calvin Harris

Last Week 42
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 3
44 Last Week: 48

Adele

Last Week 48
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 149
45 Last Week: 45

David Guetta

Last Week 45
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 165
46 Last Week: 50

Drake

Last Week 50
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 153
47 Last Week: 37

Christina Aguilera

Last Week 37
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 68
48 Last Week: --

Lana Del Rey

Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 26

Skrillex

Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
50 Last Week: 49

Maroon 5

Last Week 49
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 102