It’s starting to finally feel like spring, and as such, ticket sales are starting to heat up. Outside of the typical domination of One Direction, pop princess Selena Gomez catapults all the way up to #2 this week. While many know her as Justin Bieber’s on again and off girlfriend, Selena has her own cult-like following of tweeners. Joining 1D and Selena on the concert front is Ozzy Osbourne’s with Black Sabbath and the Fresh Beat Band.
The rest of this week’s top 10 is dominated by both the NBA and NHL playoffs. The NBA playoffs kicked off just this past weekend while several NHL teams are still jockeying for position.
So without further delay, here is this weeks top 10…
Top Events Week 14 (4/15/2013 to 4/22/2013)
1. One Direction
2. Selena Gomez
It’s going to be a big year for the former Disney star Selena Gomez. Not only is she set to embark on her first solo world tour but she has her debut album coming out. Popular shows include Boston, Toronto, Rosemont and Philadelphia.
3. Miami Heat
Lebron James, Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh are looking to add another NBA title to their collection. The Heat are playing the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1st round with games 1, 2 and 5 scheduled to be played in Miami.
4. Brooklyn Nets
Brooklyn sports fans haven’t had much to cheer about since the Dodgers left town decades ago. However, this year the Brooklyn Nets are are primed for a deep run in the 2013 NBA playoffs. First on the schedule is the 1st round matchup with the Chicago Bulls.
5. Fresh Beat Band
The Fresh Beat Band is one of the most popular kids programs on the popular channel Nick Jr. Shout, Twist, Marina, and Kiki will all be touring as part of the Fresh Beat Band this summer and fall. Popular shows include San Antonio, Pittsburgh and New York.
6. Pittsburgh Penguins
With the addition of Jarome Iginla, the Pittsburgh Penguins are one of the favorites to win the 2013 Stanley Cup. The Pens are a lock for the #1 seed in the East and will get home ice advantage throughout the Eastern Conference playoffs.
7. Black Sabbath
8. Chicago Blackhawks
The Blackhawks are on their way to winning the Presidents Cup and would have home ice advantage throughout the playoffs. It’s Stanley Cup or bust for Chicago fans!
9. Los Angeles Clippers
Blake Griffin and CP3 have stolen the hearts of LA basketball fans especially after Lakers star Kobe Bryant went out with an injury. The Clippers are facing the Memphis Grizzlies in round 1 and have home court advantage.
10. New York Knicks
Carmelo Anthony and company have the whole city of New York excited about their prospects of return to importance in the NBA East. The Knicks are facing the Boston Celtics in the 1st round but nothing short of a trip to the Eastern Conference Finals will satisfy their fans.
This top 10 list is compiled from internal search data from Tickifieds.com and organic traffic from search engines. Search terms are ranked by using a combination of both sources of search data.