Summer concert season is officially here and with dozens of rap artists on tour, the genre is dominating the ticketing market with red-hot sales figures. We analyzed data from ten current touring artists to see how they compare in terms of overall sales and cost of tickets per show. Unsurprisingly, consistent favorites like Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and Jay-Z proved to be some of the top performers. Continue reading “Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar Dominate Rap Tour Sales Figures”
Acclaimed rapper J. Cole is gearing up to hit the road. He will embark on the 34-date KOD Tour later this fall, Live Nation announced today.
Music’s biggest hit-makers will gather at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena May 21 for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards, which covers all genres from country and pop to Latin and R&B and everything in between. Winners are determined based not only on chart performance and radio popularity, but also online streaming data, social media engagement, touring, and sales numbers, assuring their total musical dominance. Check out our predictions for the winners of the show’s biggest award categories. Continue reading “2017 Billboard Music Awards Predictions”
The 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards will celebrate the industry’s biggest stars tonight live from The Forum in Inglewood, CA. But who will prevail as the winner in the show’s top categories? Check out our predictions below. Continue reading “Previewing the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards”