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

Shakira

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 168
2 Last Week: 3

Miley Cyrus

Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

Justin Bieber

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 169
4 Last Week: 6

Katy Perry

Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 169
5 Last Week: 7

Eminem

Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 168
6 Last Week: 11

Taylor Swift

Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 169
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 4

Bruno Mars

Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 158
8 Last Week: 5

Rihanna

Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 169
9 Last Week: 16

Britney Spears

Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 166
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 13

Demi Lovato

Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 159
11 Last Week: 12

Justin Timberlake

Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 140
12 Last Week: 8

Ariana Grande

Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 65
13 Last Week: 17

Selena Gomez

Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 167
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 10

Beyonce

Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 168
15 Last Week: 15

Pitbull

Last Week 15
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 166
16 Last Week: 9

One Direction

Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 118
17 Last Week: 20

Lorde

Last Week 20
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 25

Jennifer Lopez

Last Week 25
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 155
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 21

Tyrese

Last Week 21
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 19

Wiz Khalifa

Last Week 19
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 156
21 Last Week: 18

Romeo Santos

Last Week 18
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
22 Last Week: 30

Nicki Minaj

Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 169
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 26

Prince Royce

Last Week 26
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 23

Avicii

Last Week 23
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 27

Marc Anthony

Last Week 27
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28

Enrique Iglesias

Last Week 28
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 111
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 24

P!nk

Last Week 24
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 133
28 Last Week: 14

Bob Marley

Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 110
29 Last Week: 31

Pharrell

Last Week 31
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 22

Michael Jackson

Last Week 22
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 159
31 Last Week: 36

Ellie Goulding

Last Week 36
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 33

Imagine Dragons

Last Week 33
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 34

Ludacris

Last Week 34
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 29

Avril Lavigne

Last Week 29
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 166
35 Last Week: 43

Priyanka Chopra

Last Week 43
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 40

The Beatles

Last Week 40
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 67
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 35

Little Mix

Last Week 35
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 24
38 Last Week: 41

Mariah Carey

Last Week 41
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 48

Christina Aguilera

Last Week 48
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 71
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 39

Lil Wayne

Last Week 39
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 168
41 Last Week: --

Drake

Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 154
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 32

Lady Gaga

Last Week 32
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 169
43 Last Week: 37

Lana Del Rey

Last Week 37
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 52
44 Last Week: --

Chris Brown

Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 150
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 38

Adele

Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 152
46 Last Week: 42

50 Cent

Last Week 42
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 125
47 Last Week: --

Kelly Rowland

Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 46

David Guetta

Last Week 46
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 168
49 Last Week: --

2Pac

Last Week --
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 31
50 Last Week: --

Kendrick Lamar

Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 4