Latino Social Media Superstars

These days, everyone is trying to keep up with Latino celebrities on social media. It's no wonder Shakira and Selena Gomez recently topped Forbes' list of "Social Networking Superstars." We are taking a look at the top Latino stars dominating your Facebook and Twitter feeds. Tweet your heart out fans!

1. Social Media: Shakira

Shakira:

52.5 million Facebook fans

17.6 million Twitter followers

Who doesn't want to feel like they're a part of Shaki’s world? The “Hips Don’t Lie” singer updates fans with behind-the-scenes gems -- from pics of her new bunnies to the latest news on her social activism. Of course, everyone is also waiting for her to clear up those pesky pregnancy rumors!


2. Social Media: Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez:

12.3 million Twitter followers

33 million Facebook fans

Selena Gomez beats most industry veterans when it comes to her social media reach! The teen starlet always makes time for her ladies night with girlfriends like Taylor Swift, and often posts adorable pictures of her puppies. So cute!


3. Social Media: Pitbull

Pitbull

22.6 million Facebook fans

6.3 million followers on Twitter

Mr. Worldwide is quickly catching up to Shakira! We love his inspirational quotes, including this one, "We've all been given a gift, the gift of life. What we do with our lives is our gift back."


4. Social Media: Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba:

4.7 million Facebook fans

3.7 million Twitter followers

The Hollywood actress is one of the most active Latina stars on social media. Whether it’s posting baby pictures or keeping us posted on her Honest Company, Alba's status updates make you feel like she’s a part of your circle - and we don't mind rolling in her cyber entourage!


5. Social Media: Juanes

Juanes:

5.8 million Twitter followers

4.2 million Facebook fans

The Colombian idol, who has his own talkshow on Sirius XM, promotes his hits just as much as world peace. Besides keeping track of his music, you can also become part of his movement. Pa’lante!

 


6. Social Media: Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez:

15 million Facebook fans

10 million Twitter followers

J.Lo is everywhere nowadays and there’s no better place to keep up with her than on her Twitter and Facebook. The Boricua pop star has posted so many photos of her tour with Enrique Iglesias that we practically feel part of her crew! Viva J.Lo!


7. Social Media: Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin:

3.4 million Facebook fans

6.8 million Twitter followers

The "She Bangs" pop star is currently back in Puerto Rico and inspires all of us to visit the island on our next vacation thanks to all of his beautiful pictures!


8. Social Media: Don Omar

Don Omar:

1.8 million Twitter followers

11.5 million Facebook fans

The Puerto Rican reggaetonero always shares pictures of his concerts and some pics of the ladies (wink, wink). This guy receives ton of love from fans worldwide!


9. Social Media: Thalia

Thalia:

1.6 million Facebook fans

4.1 Million Twitter followers

The Mexican actress didn’t just keep it real with her memoir “Growing Stronger,” but she’s also dedicated to her fans via social media. Although it hasn’t been confirmed whether she will be returning to telenovelas like rumors suggested, we can bet she will break the news first on Facebook and Twitter.


10. Social Media: Daddy Yankee

Daddy Yankee:

3.5 million Twitter followers

12.5 million Facebook fans

The Puerto Rican reggaetonero was recently getting his Zumba on and keeping his fans updated on all of the fun. What a fitness motivator!


11. Social Media: Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato:

8.6 million Twitter followers

13.8 million Facebook fans

Lovato’s social media numbers are only going to grow once her gig as a judge on the X Factor starts! We are glad she ended that short social media hiatus!

12. Social Media: Prince Royce

Prince Royce:

4.3 million fans on Facebook fans

568,000 Twitter followers

The “Stand By Me” singer, who snagged several awards at the Latin Billboards including “Artist of the Year,” is quickly growing his virtual fan base. The numbers are sure to multiple if he keeps up at the rate he’s going!