Justin Bieber is the most followed celebrity on Twitter, also among the celebrities most popular social networks in China! but how’s the singer’s popularity in China? With the rise of social networks in the country, such as Sina Weibo (China’s Twitter) and Renren(China’s Facebook) serving about 1.4 billion people, that’s an important point to be considered.
The Synthesio , a tracking firm global social media has created an infographic as part of its monthly survey on Chinese social networks. The company researched the top 50 celebrities in Forbes list,“The most powerful celebrities in the world” , and monitored them at the top of the social media sites in China, including Sina Weibo , Renren and Tencent Weibo .
As revealed by the infographic, Chinese users of social media love talking about basketball star LeBron James, who takes first place, followed by Rihanna and Justin Bieber , respectively. Lady Gaga and Taylor Swift round out the top five.