Fans in India are loving what they are hearing out of these actors, actresses, musicians, VJs, and comedians. We are witnessing the evolution of an exciting social communications phenomenon right before our very eyes.
Mumbai, India / Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2010
- Bubble Motion, developers of BubbleBlog (also known as Bubbly), the market leading voice-blogging platform, is releasing its first-ever monthly "Billboard-style" chart, listing India's most-popular voice-bloggers. BubbleBlog, a voice-blogging phone service where celebrities and individuals share recorded voice updates with friends, family, fans and followers, has been described as a voice-based Twitter.
The monthly chart of most popular voice-bloggers is derived from actual subscriber data counting the number of followers of each voice-blog across all of India.
India's Most Popular Voice-Bloggers
Through May 2010:
Rank - Voice-Blogger Category
1 Amitabh Bachchan, Bollywood Star
2 Ramayan, Devotional stories
3 Sonu Nigam, Musician
4 Lara Dutta, Bollywood Star
5 Neetu Chandra, Bollywood Star
6 BBC News, News updates
7 Mika Singh, Musician
8 Hans Raj Hans. Musician
9 Deepal Shaw, Bollywood Star
10 Palash Sen, Musician
11 Sara Khan. TV Actress
12 Divya Dutta, Bollywood Star
13 Sophie Choudary, MTV VJ & Musician
14 Emraan Hashmi, Bollywood Star
15 BBC Sports, Sports updates
16 Sonali Kulkarni, Bollywood / Marathi Star
17 Ranvijay, MTV VJ
18 Arshad Warsi, Bollywood Star
19 Bharat Jadhav, Marathi Star
20 Gurpreet Guggi, Comedian
Through May 2010, India's voice-blogging leader-board was topped by the nationally revered Bollywood celebrity Amitabh Bachchan who updates his followers multiple times a week sharing his thoughts and musings on his life and the world around him.
Hot on his heels is a voice-blog of daily installments of the traditional Hindu fable Ramanyana, while the #3 slot is currently held by one of voice-blogging's earliest adopters, musician Sonu Nigam. Rounding out the Top 10 include Bollywood favourites Lara Dutta (who has vaulted into the #4 with an assist from a recent tweet recruiting her Twitter fans to follow her voice-blog), Neetu Chandra (#5), Deepal Shaw (#9) and musicians Mika Singh (#7), Hans Raj Hans (#8) and Palash Sen (#10).
"These rankings are the newest barometer of who's hot in India right now," said Bubble Motion CEO Thomas Clayton. "Fans in India are loving what they are hearing out of these actors, actresses, musicians, VJs, and comedians. We are witnessing the evolution of an exciting social communications phenomenon right before our very eyes."
Top voice-blogger rankings will be published monthly and can be monitored on the Fans of Bubbling Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/VoiceBlogging)
About Bubble Motion
Bubble Motion is pioneering voice messaging and social communication for mobile phones. Bubble Motion's products include BubbleTalk™, an asynchronous person-to-person voice messaging service (also known as VoiceSMS), BubbleCast™, an integrated text and audio content broadcasting service, and BubbleBlog™ (also known as Bubbly™), a voice-blogging phone service where people share voice updates with friends, family, fans and followers. BubbleBlog is like Twitter with a voice and is bringing social networking to mobile phones.