The most popular concert tickets, tour stops, and artists around the country, based on SeatGeek data through Wednesday, December 4th.
Welcome to our weekly report on the world of live music, based on exclusive data from SeatGeek, a ticketing platform that enables fans to buy and sell tickets for sports, concert, and theater events. Read on for insights into the most popular artists and festivals from the prior and upcoming weeks.
Most Popular Artists and Festivals
Past Week, Based on SeatGeek Web Traffic
1. Post Malone (Rank last week: 12)
Post Malone is as popular as ever due to his new album, Hollywood’s Bleeding, and his current “Runaway Tour.” He recently added dates to the trek, which will pick back up in February 2020. It is currently slated to run through June 25 in Salt Lake City at the Vivint Smart Home Arena.
2. Billie Eilish (Rank last week: 4)
The only way you’ll see Billie Eilish perform live this year is if you’re planning on attending one of the two Jingle Ball concerts she’ll be at this winter. Otherwise, you’ll have to wait until 2020 when her “Where Do We Go? World Tour” kicks off.
3. Luke Combs (Rank last week: 3)
Luke Combs is still on the road for his “Beer Never Broke My Heart Tour,” but he also made waves earlier this fall with the announcement of the “What You See is What You Get Tour” slated for 2020. Combs also dropped the official What You See is What You Get album earlier this month.
4. Bad Bunny (Rank last week: 5)
Bad Bunny is in the midst of his new “X 100Pre Tour” dates, which will see the Latin superstar throughout parts of the South, Southwest and East Coast. Fans living in the New York City area can see him this Friday at the Barclays Arena.
5. Harry Styles (Rank last week: 2)
Harry Styles has a busy 2020. The former One Direction frontman is hitting the road next year for the “Love On Tour” trek, which will feature Jenny Lewis and King Princess as openers. The North American leg kicks off on June 26 in Philadelphia.
SeatGeek “Rising” Artists and Festivals
Past Week, Based on the Percent Increase in SeatGeek Web Traffic
1. Alanis Morissette +978%
Alanis Morissette has just announced dates for a 25th-anniversary tour of her seminal album, Jagged Little Pill. Joining her as openers for the duration of the trek are Garbage and Liz Phair. The tour is slated for the summer of 2020.
2. Russ +494%
Rapper Russ has just announced details behind a new album and tour of the same name. The “Shake the Snow Globe Tour” kicks off on May 1 in Seattle and wraps up on June 26 in Atlanta. His new album is due out on December 6.
3. Los Tigres del Norte: +136%
This long-standing norteño-sax group will perform a string of concerts starting this weekend in Tuxtla Gutierrez, running through December 15. They’ve also just released a documentary Los Tigres Del Norte at Folsom Prison.
4. Cage the Elephant: +131%
It’s almost time for festival season, and you know what that means: festy lineups are abounding. Among them is Cage the Elephant, who has been tapped to perform at this year’s Hangout Fest in Gulf Shores, Alabama from May 15-17.
5. Daddy Yankee: +128%
Not only did Daddy Yankee just open up a museum (about himself) in San Juan, but he also just topped YouTube’s year-end music videos chart. Check out for him on the road soon.
Most Popular Upcoming Tour Stops and Festivals
Upcoming Week, Based on SeatGeek Ticket Sales
Luke Combs leads the charge this week with his performances this weekend in Lubbock, TX and San Antonio, TX. Also on the list is the Jonas Brothers with stops at the American Airlines Center in Dallas and the Frank Erwin Center in Austin. Ariana Grande will also perform at the American Airlines Center as part of her “Sweetener Tour.” Jingle Ball makes its major stop at The Forum in inglewood, CA, and includes headliners like Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish.
Bad Bunny will perform at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and the Amalie Arena in Tampa as part of the last two stops on his “X 100pre Tour.” Iconic country singer George Strait will play two nights at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this Friday and Saturday, as well.