Rihanna the most 'liked' artist on Facebook in 2011

Her collaboration with Calvin Harris also tops the most listened to songs list

Rihanna the most 'liked' artist on Facebook in 2011

Photo: Andy Whitton

Rihanna has topped the list of the most ‘liked’ musicians on Facebook in 2011.

The Bajan R’n’B artist beat Bob Marley and Avril Lavigne to the top spot, sharing the top three with the late reggae artist and pop punk singer.

According to Facebook Memology, Rihanna’s Calvin Harris collaboration, 'We Found Love' was also the most listened to song on the social networking site, coming above Katy Perry's 'Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F)' and LMFAO's 'Sexy And I Know It'.

The Top Ten most 'liked' musicians on Facebook in 2011 were:

1. Rihanna
2. Bob Marley
3. Avril Lavigne
4. David Guetta
5. Enrique Iglesias
6. Usher
7. Lady Gaga
8. Metallica
9. Green Day
10. Black Eyed Peas

The Top Ten Most Listened to Songs on Facebook in 2011 were:

1. 'We Found Love' – Rihanna and Calvin Harris
2. 'Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)' – Katy Perry
3. 'Sexy And I Know It' – LMFAO
4. 'Titanium' - David Guetta and Sia
5. 'First of the Year' – Skrillex
6. 'Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites' – Skrillex
7. 'Without You' – David Guetta and Usher
8. 'Stereo Hearts' – Gym Class Heroes featuring Adam Levine
9. 'Pumped Up Kicks' – Foster the People
10. 'Someone Like You' – Adele


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