Selena Gomez Beats Out Boyfriend Justin Bieber For No. 1 Spot on the Billboard Social 50 List!

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Jul. 8 2011, Published 5:31 a.m. ET

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Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber are certainly a powerhouse couple, but it looks like Selena's popularity may be rivaling her 17-year-old teen dream boyfriend's status! Selena usurped the No. 1 spot on Billboard's Social 50 list, bumping The Biebs down to No. 2!

"The Social 50 ranks the most active artists on the world's leading social networking sites — YouTube, Vevo, Facebook, Twitter, MySpace and iLike — using a formula blending weekly additions of friends/fans/followers along with weekly artist page views and weekly song plays," according to Billboard.

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So how did Selena overthrow JB?

She has been pretty busy not only  promoting her new album When the Sun Goes Down, but the 18-year-old singer/actress also catapulted to the top with the the July 1 premiere of her rom-com Monte Carlo.

Her latest single off the new album "Love You Like a Love Song" has already received 10 million views on Vevo, so it's been quite a ride for Selena.

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And we know Justin is supporting her through it all.

JB holds down the No. 2 spot for this week's list, which also includes Lady Gaga at No. 4 , Shakira at No. 5, Katy Perry at No. 6, Rihanna at No. 7, Eminem at No. 8 and Beyoncé at No. 9.


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