HOT TICKETS FOR JULY 13, 2018

Ageless Stones Still On Top

  • by Brad Weissberg
  • Published: July 10, 2018

The Rolling Stones, shown during a date at Honda Center, are on tour in Europe. (Honda Center)

The Rolling Stones are still rocking and still topping charts. This week, they are on top of our Hot Tickets category for capacities of more than 15,000 with a stop at Olympiastadion Berlin. Their June 22 show, promoted by Concerts West, AEG Presents and FKP Scorpio Konzertproduktionen, grossed $12,113,470, with attendance of 67,295. Ticket range was $129.74 -$980.30.

Continuing the trend of veteran acts dominating the Hot Tickets charts was the combination of Journey and Def Leppard, who topped our 10,001-15,000-capacity chart with a show at Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore. It grossed $1,142,915, with attendance of 9,834 and a ticket range of $49.50-$179.50, for promoter is Live Nation.

HOT TICKETS is a weekly summary of the top events and ticket sales as reported to VN Pulse via Pollstar. Following are the top 20 concerts and events, the top 5 in each capacity category, that took place June 12–July 10.

More Than 15,000 Capacity

10,001-15,000 Capacity

5,001-10,000
Capacity

5,000 or Less
Capacity

1) The Rolling Stones
Gross Sales:
$12,113,470; Venue: Olympiastadion Berlin; Attendance: 67,295; Ticket Range: $980.30-$129.74; Promoter: Concerts West, AEG Presents, FKP Scorpio Konzertproduktionen; Dates: June 22; No. of Shows: 1

2) Jay-Z, Beyoncé
Gross Sales: $9,753,269; Venue: Johan Cruijff Arena, Amsterdam; Attendance: 97,869; Ticket Range: $193.74-$29.36; Promoter: Live Nation Global Touring; Dates: June 19-20; No. of Shows: 2

3) Jay Chou
Gross Sales: $9,381,304; Venue: Mercedes-Benz Arena, Shanghai; Attendance: 43,769; Ticket Range: $389.32-$87.52; Promoter: Shanghai Pujie Culture Broadcasting; Dates: June 15-18; No. of Shows: 4

4) The Rolling Stones
Gross Sales: $8,785,685; Venue: Mercedes-Benz Arena, Stuttgart, Germany; Attendance: 43,291; Ticket Range: $980.28-$129.74; Promoter: Concerts West, AEG Presents, FKP Scorpio Konzertproduktionen, Gerard Drouot Productions, Inter Concerts; Dates: June 30; No. of Shows: 1

5) The Rolling Stones
Gross Sales: $6,635,778; Venue: Principality Stadium, Cardiff, England; Attendance: 48,716; Ticket Range: $463.35-$111.13; Promoter: Live Nation Global Touring; Dates: June 15; No. of Shows: 1

1) Journey, Def Leppard
Gross Sales: $1,142,915; Venue: Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore; Attendance: 9,834; Ticket Range: $179.50-$49.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: June 16; No. of Shows: 1

2) Flight of the Conchords
Gross Sales: $1,108,786; Venue: 3Arena, Dublin; Attendance: 13,917; Ticket Range: $101.01-$32.89; Promoter: MCD Productions; Dates: June 15-16; No. of Shows: 2

3) James Taylor
Gross Sales: $916,364; Venue: Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Attendance: 10,347; Ticket Range: $100-$66; Promoter: Beaver Productions; Dates: June 25; No. of Shows: 1

4) Katy Perry
Gross Sales: $914,245; Venue: The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland; Attendance: 11,274; Ticket Range: $159.22-$66.34; Promoter: AEG Presents; Dates: June 24; No. of Shows: 1

5) Tim McGraw, Faith Hill
Gross Sales: $905,605; Venue: Giant Center, Hershey, Pa.; Attendance: 9,257; Ticket Range: $132-$69.50; Promoter: Messina Touring Group, AEG Presents; Dates: June 12; No. of Shows: 1

1) Widespread Panic
Gross Sales: $1,820,130; Venue: Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, Co.; Attendance: 28,563; Ticket Range: $59.50; Promoter: Bill Bass Concerts; Dates: June 22-24; No. of Shows: 3

2) Cirque du Soleil - "Corteo"
Gross Sales: $709,733; Venue: Tribute Communities Centre, Oshawa, Ontario; Attendance: 14,332; Ticket Range: $91.46-$29.73; Promoter: Cirque du Soleil; Dates: June 21-24; No. of Shows: 6

3) Los Enanitos Verdes, Hombres G
Gross Sales: $616,367; Venue: Radio City Music Hall, New York City; Attendance: 5,791; Ticket Range: $346-$46.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: June 23; No. of Shows: 1

4) Steely Dan, Doobie Brothers
Gross Sales: $603,946; Venue: Starlight Theatre, Kansas City, Mo.; Attendance: 6,815; Ticket Range: $97-$63; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: June 18; No. of Shows: 1

5) Anthony Santos
Gross Sales: $567,965; Venue: Radio City Music Hall, New York City; Attendance: 5,517; Ticket Range: $299-$49; Promoter: Loud And Live, Zamora Entertainment; Dates: June 16; No. of Shows: 1

1) "Springsteen On Broadway," Bruce Springsteen
Gross Sales: $1,929,002; Venue: Walter Kerr Theatre, New York City; Attendance: 3,792; Ticket Range: $185-$75; Promoter: Thrill Hill Productions; Dates: June 27-30; No. of Shows: 4

2) Carol Burnett
Gross Sales: $568,525; Venue: Orpheum Theatre, Minneapolis; Attendance: 5,127; Ticket Range: $175-$55; Promoter: Elite Entertainment; Dates: June 15-16 No. of Shows: 2

3) "The Illusionists"
Gross Sales: $534,309; Venue: Broward Ctr. Au-Rene Theater, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Attendance: 7,023; Ticket Range: $85.25-$35.25; Promoter: In-House, Broadway Across America; Dates: June 19-24; No. of Shows: 8

4) "Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story On Stage"
Gross Sales: $489,102; Venue: Shubert Theatre - Boch Center, Boston; Attendance: 6,808; Ticket Range: $125-$35; Promoter: Tremont Theatre; Dates: June 13-17; No. of Shows: 8

5) Dave Chappelle, Jon Stewart
Gross Sales: $450,742; Venue: Abraham Chavez Theatre, El Paso, Texas; Attendance: 4,959; Ticket Range: $150-$79.75; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: June 23-24; 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: July 10, 2018