HOT TICKETS: AUG. 16, 2018

Britney hits the road with "Piece of Me"

  • by Brad Weissberg
  • Published: August 14, 2018

Britney Spears performed at Berlin's Mercedes-Benz Arena with her "Piece of Me" tour Aug 6. (Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

Give it to her one more time. Britney Spears has taken her Vegas residency show on the road and topped this week’s Hot Ticket 5,001-10,000-capacity chart. Three shows at Hard Rock Live at the Event Center in Hollywood, Fla., grossed $1,983,200, with attendance of 9,756 and a ticket range of $100-$325.

One show of the Live Nation-promoted Vans Warped Tour at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre in Rochester, Mich., grossed $597,390, with attendance of 12,942 and a ticket range of $22.75-$45.75.

HOT TICKETS is a weekly summary of the top events and ticket sales as reported to VNPulse via Pollstar. Following are the top 20 concerts and events, the top 5 in each capacity category, that took place July 17–Aug. 14.

More Than 15,000 Capacity

10,001-15,000 Capacity

5,001-10,000
Capacity

5,000 or Less
Capacity

1) Kenny Chesney
Gross Sales:
$4,968,562; Venue: Ford Field, Detroit; Attendance: 48,826; Ticket Range: $265-$44.50; Promoter: Messina Touring Group / AEG Presents; Dates: Aug. 4; No. of Shows: 1

2) Billy Joel
Gross Sales: $4,658,037; Venue: Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia; Attendance: 40,381; Ticket Range: $149.50-$59.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: July 27; No. of Shows: 1

3) Jay-Z, Beyoncé
Gross Sales: $4,194,375; Venue: FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland; Attendance: 38,931; Ticket Range: $320-$20; Promoter: Live Nation Global Touring; Dates: July 25; No. of Shows: 1

4) Journey, Def Leppard
Gross Sales: $3,820,813; Venue: Coors Field, Denver; Attendance: 44,928; Ticket Range: $179.50-$39.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: July 21; No. of Shows: 1

5) Kendrick Lamar
Gross Sales: $3,455,799; Venue: Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney; Attendance: 29,712; Ticket Range: $135.66-$113.04; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: July 24-25; No. of Shows: 2

1) Journey, Def Leppard
Gross Sales: $973,474; Venue: Denny Sanford Premier Center, Sioux Falls, S.D.; Attendance: 9,353; Ticket Range: $179.50-$49.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: July 18; No. of Shows: 1

2) Iron Maiden
Gross Sales: $781,859; Venue: Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle upon Tyne, England; Attendance: 10,342; Ticket Range: $79.22-$64.03; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: July 31; No. of Shows: 1

3) Dave Matthews Band
Gross Sales: $776,035; Venue: The Wharf Amphitheater, Orange Beach, Ala.; Attendance: 8,627; Ticket Range: $95-$85; Promoter: Red Mountain Entertainment; Dates: July 29; No. of Shows: 1

4) Vans Warped Tour
Gross Sales: $768,527; Venue: Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, N.Y.; Attendance: 18,099; Ticket Range: $45.75-$22.75; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: July 28; No. of Shows: 1

5) Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town
Gross Sales: $497,585; Venue: The Wharf Amphitheater, Orange Beach, Ala.; Attendance: 9,627; Ticket Range: $72.75-$20; Promoter: Red Mountain Entertainment; Dates: Aug. 2; No. of Shows: 1

1) Britney Spears
Gross Sales: $1,983,200; Venue: Hard Rock Live at the Event Center, Hollywood, Fla.; Attendance: 9,756; Ticket Range: $325-$100; Promoter: In-House; Dates: July 27-29; No. of Shows: 3

2 Vans Warped Tour
Gross Sales: $597,390; Venue: Meadow Brook Amphitheatre, Rochester, Mich.; Attendance: 12,942; Ticket Range: $45.75-$22.75; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: July 20; No. of Shows: 1

3) Rod Stewart
Gross Sales: $584,415; Venue: Hard Rock Live at the Event Center, Hollywood, Fla.; Attendance: 3,127; Ticket Range: $350-$90; Promoter: Hard Rock Café Int’l; Dates: July 24; No. of Shows: 1

4) Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss
Gross Sales: $546,180; Venue: Ironstone Amphitheatre, Murphys, Calif.; Attendance: 6,750; Ticket Range: $350-$55; Promoter: Richter Ent’ment Group; Dates: July 28; No. of Shows: 1

5) Jason Aldean
Gross Sales: $439,514; Venue: Tuscaloosa (Ala.) Amphitheater; Attendance: 7,166; Ticket Range: $84.50-$34.50; Promoter: Red Mountain Entertainment; Dates: July 25; No. of Shows: 1

1) “Springsteen On Broadway,” Bruce Springsteen
Gross Sales: $1,931,445; Venue: Walter Kerr Theatre, New York City; Attendance: 3,792; Ticket Range: $850-$75; Promoter: Thrill Hill Productions; Dates: Aug. 8-11; No. of Shows: 4

2) Indigo Girls
Gross Sales: $93,029; Venue: Durham (N.C.) Performing Arts Center; Attendance: 2,219; Ticket Range: $69.50-$32.50; Promoter: Nederlander Concerts, Professional Facilities Mgmt.; Dates: July 18; No. of Shows: 1

3) O.A.R.
Gross Sales: $89,878; Venue: Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, Fla.; Attendance: 1,445; Ticket Range: $83.50-$33.50; Promoter: Ruth Eckerd Hall Presents; Dates: Aug. 2; No. of Shows: 1

4) Yes
Gross Sales: $78,079; Venue: Capitol Theatre, Clearwater, Fla.; Attendance: 688; Ticket Range: $99.50-$79.50; Promoter: Ruth Eckerd Hall Presents / AEG Presents; Dates: July 26; No. of Shows: 1

5) Marc Cohn
Gross Sales: $63,120; Venue: Union Chapel, London; Attendance: 1,400; Ticket Range: $47.53-$23.77; Promoter: Triple A Entertainment Group; Dates: July 19-20; No. of Shows: 2

The weekly Hot Tickets chart is compiled by Pollstar. For more information, email Teamboxoffice@pollstar.com or click here to submit your Box Office data now.

 

  • by Brad Weissberg
  • Published: August 14, 2018