Christina Aguilera & Beyonce Run The World: The Hype Index

Erika Brooks Adickman | August 24, 2012 12:43 pm

Welcome back to the Hype Index, our opinionated look on the week in pop. In case you’ve just come back from an silent meditation retreat, Avril Lavigne and Nickelback’s Chad Kroeger are engaged. (We were just as surprised as you are.) This week also brought brought us new releases from the likes Mariah CareyGrimes and Nicki Minaj. But none of these divas could steal the crown from Christina Aguilera. So just who ranked where? Watch to find out.

To see exactly how these artists entered the hype index, check below.

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