Avril Lavigne and Lady Gaga Get Huge Gains on This Week’s Billboard Social 50 Chart
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 10.24.2013
Lavigne and Gaga get a lot of attention from new song releases…
Billboard reports that Lady Gaga and Avril Lavigne made significant gains on the Billboard Social 50 chart this week after respective new song releases.
Lady Gaga rose from 32-12 after the release of the lyric video for her song, "Aura," on October 9. The clip also promotes the upcoming film, Machete Kills, which features Gaga in a small role. Gaga gained 567,000 new followers on various social accounts measured for the chart.
Avril Lavigne rose from 35-13 with the release of her new video for "Let Me Go" on October 15. The video received 16 million global plays to Lavigne's Vevo channel in the week ending October 20 (57% increase). Lavigne also grew her fan base by a margin of 81% over the previous week, adding 473,000 new followers across her social media accounts.
Rounding out the top 10: Miley Cyrus stayed atop the No. 1 spot; Katy Perry went up from 3-2; Eminem went up from 12-3; Ariana Grande climbed up from 8-4; Nicki Minaj went up from 15-5; Britney Spears fell from 2-6; Demi Lovato went down from 6-7; Bruno Mars went down from 7-8; Rihanna shifts downward from 5-9; and Justin Timberlake rounds at the top 10 in the No. 10 spot.