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The Social 50 is powered by data tracked by music analytics company Next Big Sound and ranks the most popular artists on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Wikipedia and Tumblr. The chart's methodology blends weekly additions of friends/fans/followers along with artist page views and engagement. The chart’s latest tracking week ended April 26.
West, who initially reactivated his Twitter account on April 14, reaches No. 2 -- his highest ranking since hitting No. 2 in March 2016 -- with 2.5 million retweets and 898,000 mentions in the week ending April 26, according to Next Big Sound.