Red Velvet reaches the Social 50’s top 10 for the first time since August.
Red Velvet zooms back to the top 10 of Billboard’s Social 50 chart (dated Dec. 8) for the first time since August, blasting 48-8 amid promo for RBB, the K-pop girl group’s eighth EP, which was released Nov. 30.
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 Nov. 29.
Red Velvet jumps to No. 8 with, among other social growth, 408,000 Twitter reactions in the week ending Nov. 29 (up 485 percent), according to Next Big Sound. The five-piece added 27,000 new YouTube subscribers, 26,000 new Twitter followers and 11,000 new Facebook page likes.