Drake performed at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C., as part of his Aubrey and the Three Migos Tour. (Getty Images)

Rap superstar Drake's latest album, “Scorpion,” features three No. 1 singles. Proving his intense popularity, Drake captured the No. 1 spot on our 10,001-15,000-capacity chart with two shows at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, where he grossed $3,278,080, with attendance of 27,804 and a ticket range of $79.50-$229.50. Live Nation promoted the shows.

Also in Vegas, Lionel Richie, performing the tail end of his Vegas residency, nabbed the top spot on the 5,001-10,000-capacity chart with four shows at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood. The “Dancing on the Ceiling” singer grossed $1,232,448, with attendance of 9,545 and a ticket range of $78-$284. Promoter was Caesars Entertainment/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 Oct. 2 – Oct. 30.

15,000 or More Capacity

10,001-15,000 Capacity

5,001-10,000
Capacity

5,000 or Less
Capacity

1) U2
Gross Sales:
$4,346,865; Venue: Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam; Attendance: 33,543; Ticket Range: $40.61-$226.24; Promoter: Live Nation Global Touring; Dates: Oct. 7-8; No. of Shows: 2

2) Jay-Z, Beyoncé
Gross Sales: $4,337,671; Venue: BC Place, Vancouver; Attendance: 39,032; Ticket Range: $19.37-$247.89; Promoter: Live Nation Global Touring; Dates: Oct. 2; No. of Shows: 1

3) Ed Sheeran
Gross Sales: $4,008,747; Venue: Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Mo.; Attendance: 51,324; Ticket Range: $39.50-$119.50; Promoter: Messina Touring Group / AEG Presents; Dates: Oct. 13; No. of Shows: 1

4) Ed Sheeran
Gross Sales: $3,954,931; Venue: Nissan Stadium, Nashville; Attendance: 45,888; Ticket Range: $39.50-$119.50; Promoter: Messina Touring Group / AEG Presents; Dates: Oct. 6; No. of Shows: 1

5) U2
Gross Sales: $3,597,016; Venue: Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg; Attendance: 27,191; Ticket Range: $40.61-$226.24; Promoter: Live Nation Global Touring; Dates: Oct. 3-4; No. of Shows: 2

1) Drake
Gross Sales: $3,278,080; Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas; Attendance: 27,804; Ticket Range: $79.50-$229.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Oct. 5-6; No. of Shows: 2

2) Jason Derulo
Gross Sales: $546,978; Venue: König-Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Germany; Attendance: 9,837; Ticket Range: $46.41-$174.03; Promoter: Concert Team; Dates: Oct. 3; No. of Shows: 1

3) Thomas Rhett
Gross Sales: $515,471; Venue: Allen County War Mem. Coliseum, Fort Wayne, Ind.; Attendance: 9,459; Ticket Range: $29.75-$74.75; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Oct. 5; No. of Shows: 1

4) Maluma
Gross Sales: $328,134; Venue: König-Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Germany; Attendance: 4,237; Ticket Range: $58.01-$92.81; Promoter: Concert Team; Dates: Oct. 7; No. of Shows: 1

5) Joe Bonamassa
Gross Sales: $249,762; Venue: König-Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Germany; Attendance: 2,504; Ticket Range: $80.05-$152.25; Promoter: JR Affiliates; Dates: Oct. 2; No. of Shows: 1

1) Lionel Richie
Gross Sales: $1,232,448; Venue: Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas; Attendance: 9,545; Ticket Range: $78-$284; Promoter: Caesars Entertainment, Live Nation; Dates: Oct. 3-6; No. of Shows: 4

2) Ozuna
Gross Sales: $499,652; Venue: State Farm Arena, Hidalgo, Texas; Attendance: 5,253; Ticket Range: $59-$200; Promoter: In-house Promotion; Dates: Oct. 27; No. of Shows: 1

3) Emmanuel & Mijares
Gross Sales: $414,031; Venue: Auditorio Telmex, Zapopan, Mexico; Attendance: 7,411; Ticket Range: $18.68-$117.41; Promoter: In-house Promotion; Dates: Oct. 18; No. of Shows: 1

4) Kesha
Gross Sales: $246,464; Venue: ICC Sydney Theatre, Sydney; Attendance: 3,156; Ticket Range: $57.67-$93.76; Promoter: In-house Promotion; Dates: Oct. 11; No. of Shows: 1

5) The Thank You Canada Tour
Gross Sales: $246,399; Venue: Abbotsford (B.C.) Centre; Attendance: 6,528; Ticket Range: $29.44-$88.31; Promoter: In-house Promotion; Dates: Oct. 5; No. of Shows: 1

1) “Anastasia”
Gross Sales: $1,342,505; Venue: Peace Center Concert Hall, Greenville, S.C.; Attendance: 16,215; Ticket Range: $35-$95; Promoter: In-house Promotion; Dates: Oct. 23-28; No. of Shows: 8

2) Sting, Shaggy
Gross Sales: $271,417; Venue: The Wiltern, Los Angeles; Attendance: 2,304; Ticket Range: $64.50-$204.50; Promoter: Live Nation Global Touring; Dates: Oct. 15; No. of Shows: 1

3) Bob Dylan
Gross Sales: $265,570; Venue: Broward Ctr. Au-Rene Theater, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Attendance: 2,625; Ticket Range: $63.75-$129.75; Promoter: In-house Promotion, AEG Presents; Dates: Oct. 24; No. of Shows: 1

4) Sebastian Yatra
Gross Sales: $241,120; Venue: James L. Knight Center, Miami; Attendance: 2,672; Ticket Range: $39-$139; Promoter: Cardenas Marketing Network; Dates: Oct. 6; No. of Shows: 1

5) Wu-Tang Clan
Gross Sales: $238,637; Venue: St. Augustine (Fla.) Amphitheatre; Attendance: 4,064; Ticket Range: $55.14-$89.14; Promoter: In-house Promotion; Dates: Oct. 7; No. of Shows: 1

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