Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull, and Claudia Leitte Score Huge Gains on Billboard Social 50 Chart
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 06.19.2014
After their World Cup opening ceremony performance…
Billboard reports that Jennifer Lopez had a big jump on the Billboard Social 50 chart this week after her World Cup performance. Pitbull and Claudia Leitte, who also performed at the World Cup, also had big gains.
Lopez rose from 13-2 on the chart, marking her highest position ever in the chart's three-and-a-half year history. She performed at the World Cup's opening ceremony in Sao Paulo, Brazil and sang the tournament's official theme song "We Are One (Ole Ola)" with Pitbull and Leitte. In addition, Lopez also had buzz from her new album release, A.K.A., which hit retail on June 17. She had a 195 percent rise in mentions on Twitter and a 229 percent increase in re-tweets of her tweets. She gained over 1.2 million fans across Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Also Pitbull rose from 22-7 on the chart. Leitte debuted at No. 19. She had an 880 percent rise in weekly Wikipedia views. She also added more than 500,000 fans across Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Rounding out the top 10: Justin Bieber stayed at No. 1; Miley Cyrus held her place at No. 3; Ariana Grande stayed at No. 4; 5 Seconds of Summer went down from 2-5; La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho went up from 15-6; Tyrese went up from 12-8; Taylor Swift went down from 6-9; and Shakira went up from 19-10.