Next Big Sound is partnered with 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.
Billboard Social 50 / May 26, 2016
01
Justin Bieber
291 weeks on chart
+1
02
Ariana Grande
Weeks on chart: 182
-1
03
Selena Gomez
Weeks on chart: 288
+5
04
Demi Lovato
Weeks on chart: 280
+3
05
Rihanna
Weeks on chart: 281
-1
06
Taylor Swift
Weeks on chart: 290
07
5 Seconds of Summer
Weeks on chart: 113
+11
08
Shawn Mendes
Weeks on chart: 73
+2
09
Drake
Weeks on chart: 264
-6
10
ZAYN
Weeks on chart: 17
+15
11
Little Mix
Weeks on chart: 98
+12
12
Troye Sivan
Weeks on chart: 52
-3
13
Chris Brown
Weeks on chart: 262
-8
14
Justin Timberlake
Weeks on chart: 249
+3
15
Fifth Harmony
Weeks on chart: 52
+9
16
Meghan Trainor
Weeks on chart: 53
-2
17
Miley Cyrus
Weeks on chart: 215
+5
18
Adele
Weeks on chart: 200
-2
19
Chance The Rapper
Weeks on chart: 4
+23
20
Shakira
Weeks on chart: 284
21
Camila Cabello
Weeks on chart: 17
+7
22
Katy Perry
Weeks on chart: 291
+10
23
Lucy Hale
Weeks on chart: 99
+3
24
Britney Spears
Weeks on chart: 250
-13
25
Nicki Minaj
Weeks on chart: 288
-6
26
Beyoncé
Weeks on chart: 288
+3
27
Snoop Dogg
Weeks on chart: 250
-14
28
Jennifer Lopez
Weeks on chart: 273
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29
Kanye West
Weeks on chart: 83
-2
30
Wiz Khalifa
Weeks on chart: 273
31
Enrique Iglesias
Weeks on chart: 186
+8
32
Nick Jonas
Weeks on chart: 20
-17
33
One Direction
Weeks on chart: 236
+7
34
Ellie Goulding
Weeks on chart: 141
+14
35
Melanie Martinez
Weeks on chart: 15
-14
36
Zendaya
Weeks on chart: 92
-3
37
G-Eazy
Weeks on chart: 20
--
38
Bea Miller
Weeks on chart: 25
-3
39
Martin Garrix
Weeks on chart: 97
--
40
The Weeknd
Weeks on chart: 48
-2
41
Avery Wilson
Weeks on chart: 12
-4
42
Austin Mahone
Weeks on chart: 145
-6
43
Lady Gaga
Weeks on chart: 288
-2
44
The Vamps
Weeks on chart: 48
--
45
Coldplay
Weeks on chart: 162
--
46
Becky G
Weeks on chart: 70
+1
47
Twenty One Pilots
Weeks on chart: 11
-2
49
Kevin Gates
Weeks on chart: 3
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NEXT BIG SOUND 15 / May 26, 2016
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01
Dua Lipa
8 weeks on chart
-1
02
YUNG LEAN
Weeks on chart: 3
+6
03
Oh Wonder
Weeks on chart: 12
+11
04
GRACE
Weeks on chart: 5
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05
Death Grips
Weeks on chart: 2
-2
06
Aurora Aksnes
Weeks on chart: 7
+6
08
Gallant
Weeks on chart: 7
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09
The Underachievers
Weeks on chart: 2
10
Christine And The Queens
Weeks on chart: 5
--
11
Nothing But Thieves
Weeks on chart: 3
-7
12
CNCO
Weeks on chart: 5
--
13
Beartooth
Weeks on chart: 2
--
14
Wolf Alice
Weeks on chart: 13
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15
Majid Jordan
Weeks on chart: 4