Top New Artists Year End 2012

Top New Artists

Radio Airplay 1
Sales Data 2
Streaming Data 3
Social 50 Activity 4
Box Score 5
Ranking is based on an artist's chart performance on the Billboard Hot 100 (which includes airplay, sales, and streaming data) and the Billboard 200 albums chart, as well as Boxscore touring revenue, Social 50 chart activity and ringtone sales.
1

One Direction

2

Carly Rae Jepsen

3

Gotye

4

The Wanted

5

Ellie Goulding

6

Calvin Harris

7

PSY

8

2 Chainz

9

Hunter Hayes

10

Alex Clare