Jennette McCurdy has been ranked in the #25 spot in Billboard’s Social 50 due to the upcoming Nickelodeon show with her and Ariana Grande. Billboard calculates their candidates with the following:
The Social 50 chart ranks the most popular artists on YouTube, Vevo, Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud, Wikipedia, Myspace and Instagram. The chart’s methodology blends weekly additions of friends/fans/followers along with artist pageviews, song plays and reactions
The show alone has been creating a lot of buzz recently, even Huffington Post wrote an article on “Sam and Cat” being one of the top 8 things they are excited for in 2013, to which Dan Schneider graciously thanked.
Jennette McCurdy’s followers has increased significantly as well, which Billboard has mentioned in their article:
McCurdy has over 3 million followers on Facebook and over 1.8 million on Twitter. She obtained a combined 217,000 followers overall during the charting week.
Sam and Cat is scheduled to resume filming in January.