Next Big Sound is partnered with Billboard to create the Social 50 and Next Big Sound Chart. The Social 50 is a weekly chart ranking the most popular artists online across all major music sites. The Next Big Sound Chart shows the fastest accelerating artists, across all major social music sites, statistically predicted to achieve success, as measured by Next Big Sound.

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Social 50

April 30, 2015
1 Taylor Swift
1
2 Ariana Grande
1
3 Selena Gomez
0
4 Rihanna
2
5 Wiz Khalifa
3
6 Justin Bieber
2
7 Katy Perry
0
8 Justin Timberlake
2
9 Nicki Minaj
4
10 Miley Cyrus
2
11 Demi Lovato
0
12 Jennifer Lopez
3
13 Beyoncé
1
14 Shakira
1
15 Lady Gaga
3
16 Ed Sheeran
0
17 Sam Smith
3
18 Drake
3
19 Ludacris
0
20 Romeo Santos
1
21 Lucy Hale
4
22 Chris Brown
0
23 Zendaya
New
24 Eminem
1
25 One Direction
1
26 Bruno Mars
3
27 Waka Flocka Flame
New
28 Big Sean
3
29 Maroon 5
6
30 ThalĂ­a
7
31 Snoop Dogg
8
32 Ellie Goulding
2
33 Shawn Mendes
6
34 Austin Mahone
2
35 Becky G
6
36 Prince Royce
2
37 Martin Garrix
7
38 Tyga
14
39 Iggy Azalea
6
40 5 Seconds of Summer
8
41 David Guetta
9
42 Lana Del Rey
4
43 Enrique Iglesias
New
44 Daddy Yankee
3
45 Meek Mill
17
46 Britney Spears
1
47 Skrillex
2
48 Blake Shelton
8
49 Coldplay
New
50 Meghan Trainor
1

Next Big Sound

April 30, 2015
1 One Bad Son
2 Charles Hamilton
3 Hiatus Kaiyote
4 Turbo Fruits
5 Say Lou Lou
6 The Preatures
7 The London Souls
8 Amber Run
9 Marmozets
10 MAKO
11 Broncho
12 Syn Cole
13 The Revivalists
14 Anna Lunoe
15 Highasakite