Red Velvet Returns to Top 10 & EXID Debuts on Social 50 Chart


Red Velvet reaches the Social 50’s prime 10 for the primary time since August.

Red Velvet zooms again to the highest 10 of Billboard’s Social 50 chart (dated Dec. Eight) for the primary time since August, blasting 48-Eight amid promo for RBB, the Ok-pop lady group’s eighth EP, which was launched Nov. 30.

The Social 50 is powered by information tracked by music analytics firm Next Big Sound and ranks the preferred artists on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Wikipedia and Tumblr. The chart's methodology blends weekly additions of mates/followers/followers together with artist web page views and engagement. The chart’s newest monitoring week ended Nov. 29.

Red Velvet jumps to No. Eight with, amongst different social progress, 408,000 Twitter reactions within the week ending Nov. 29 (up 485 %), in accordance with Next Big Sound. The five-piece added 27,000 new YouTube subscribers, 26,000 new Twitter followers and 11,000 new Facebook web page likes.

The group posted a number of promotional photographs for RBB to its Twitter account, together with teasers for the album’s spooky lead music video, “RBB (Really Bad Boy).”

Red Velvet is poised to probably debut on the Billboard 200 with the upcoming Dec. 15-dated record, which might mark the group’s first look on the chart. It does, nonetheless, have 4 No. 1s on the World Albums chart to its identify, most not too long ago Perfect Velvet in December 2017.

Another Ok-pop group, in the meantime, makes its chart debut. At No. 44, fellow five-member lady group EXID debuts because of a complete of 111,000 new YouTube subscriptions to its official web page, pushed by the discharge of a video for “I Love You” on Nov. 21.

EXID added 23,000 Twitter mentions within the monitoring week and likewise noticed 28,000 visits to its Wikipedia web page, up 152 % from the earlier week.

“You” grew to become EXID’s best-charting tune on World Digital Song Sales on the Dec. 1-dated chart, getting into at No. 5 with 1,000 downloads bought within the week ending Nov. 22, in accordance with Nielsen Music.

Though it simply made the Social 50 for the primary time, EXID isn't any newcomer to music, debuting as a bunch in 2012. It has one full-length album, Street, to its identify, plus 4 EPS, together with most not too long ago Full Moon in November 2017.