ATEEZ Makes Debut On Billboard’s Social 50 Chart
K-Pop groups are dominating the Social 50 charts, and rookie group ATEEZ is not missing out.
ATEEZ has more and more people saying their name, and their social media presence proves it. As of April 20, the group made their debut on the Social 50 chart on #49. Hongjoong, Seonghwa, Yunho, Yeosang, San, Mingi, Wooyoung, and Jongho have made a small step on the charts, and they are only set to climb upward from there.
Billboard noted that the rookie group saw a significant increase of activity on their Twitter account the week prior. The eight-piece group earned about 129,000 retweets, 64,000 mentions, and 7,000 new followers. At the time, the group had been sharing individual photos from their current world tour.
— ATEEZ(에이티즈) (@ATEEZofficial) April 19, 2019
— ATEEZ(에이티즈) (@ATEEZofficial) April 18, 2019
— ATEEZ(에이티즈) (@ATEEZofficial) April 14, 2019
The Social 50 chart ranks an artist’s popularity on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr, and Wikipedia. The chart, powered by Next Big Sound, measures an artist’s social media presence based on page views and new followers. The charts track data every week, with the latest ending on April 11.
The chart is dominated by many of ATEEZ’ seniors in the industry. BTS, EXO, and BLACKPINK occupy the top three spots of the chart. TWICE, SEVENTEEN, NCT 127, MONSTA X, and Super Junior take the different spots on the charts.