Drake outpaces Kanye West and Jay-Z in the world of social media

Drake in Social MediaIn the past year, Drake has outpaced Kanye West and Jay-Z in terms of generating social media buzz.

With Kanye West and Jay-Z releasing new albums, many said that the two would be the ones slugging it out for the throne of hip-hop and rap. However, the two are distant runner-ups to Drake in the world of social media.

Based on a study from Networked Insights, Drake scored more social conversations than Kanye West and Jay-Z across Twitter, Facebook, blogs, and forums.

According to ranking, the six rappers dominating social media are: Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Jay-Z, and 2Chainz.

Networked Insights also analyzed more than 50-million social media conversations relating to Magna Carta and Yeezus. The former generated 5.7-million conversations leading up to its release, while the latter had 4.2-million.

For more information on the study, please visit USAToday.

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