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

May 21, 2015
1 Taylor Swift
0
2 Ariana Grande
4
3 Justin Bieber
2
4 Selena Gomez
1
5 Katy Perry
1
6 Beyoncé
4
7 Jennifer Lopez
1
8 Miley Cyrus
2
9 Rihanna
2
10 Nicki Minaj
1
11 Demi Lovato
0
12 Wiz Khalifa
0
13 Shakira
0
14 Justin Timberlake
2
15 Ed Sheeran
1
16 Lady Gaga
1
17 Chris Brown
0
18 Prince Royce
18
19 Maroon 5
15
20 B.B. King
New
21 Becky G
3
22 Martin Garrix
13
23 Enrique Iglesias
8
24 Ellie Goulding
0
25 One Direction
2
26 Drake
7
27 Zendaya
7
28 Eminem
0
29 Sam Smith
3
30 Bruno Mars
1
31 Romeo Santos
10
32 Ludacris
10
33 Snoop Dogg
1
34 5 Seconds of Summer
9
35 Iggy Azalea
7
36 Lucy Hale
13
37 Thalía
7
38 Calvin Harris
New
39 Daddy Yankee
1
40 Britney Spears
2
41 Kanye West
2
42 Meek Mill
1
43 Claudia Leitte
New
44 Tyga
6
45 Meghan Trainor
3
46 Ciara
13
47 Austin Mahone
2
48 Bob Marley
New
49 Skrillex
5
50 Avril Lavigne
New

Next Big Sound

May 21, 2015
1 Chris Janson
2 Brothers Osborne
3 Wolf Alice
4 Leon Bridges
5 Alison Wonderland
6 TORRES
7 Joywave
8 Mickey Guyton
9 In The Valley Below
10 Rapsody
11 Zella Day
12 The Dø
13 The Preatures
14 Say Lou Lou
15 bear's den