Another week goes by and One Direction is still (by far) the most search for ticket on Tickifieds.com. For 4 weeks in a row now, the boy band has absolutely dominated the search results. In fact, two ads for One Direction meet and greet passes for shows in Universal City California and Woodlands Texas has eclipsed over 15,000 views!
Outside of 1D, country music is starting to come on really strong this week as Sugarland, Toby Keith, and the Zac Brown Band all make the top 10. Perhaps most surprising is the fact that pop icon Justin Bieber had completely fallen off the top 10 this week. Is “Bieber Fever” over?
1. One Direction
I think you get the point by now…1 D is huge.
Country music superstars Sugarland make the top 10 for their first time. Sugarland will be kicking their “In Your Hands” 2012 tour into high gear with shows in Tinley Park, Harrington, Bristow, Tampa, and West Palm Beach coming up.
3. Governors ball
The 2012 Governors Ball includes top acts like Modest Mouse, Beck, Passion Pit, Kid Cudi, Fiona Apple, Cage the Elephant, and many more. It’s no wonder tickets to this 2 day music festival are in big demand!
Popular DJ Kaskade has a packed schedule in June and July driving an impressive potential ticket buyers. Kaskade will be playing sold out shows in Michigan, Massachusetts, Florida, Georgia, Colorado, North Carolina, and just about every other state in-between.
5. 2012 NBA Finals
The Miami Heat and OKC Thunder are in a battle for the 2012 NBA Championship. The Heat are currently up 2 games to 1 but the series is far from over. Games 4 and 5 will be in Miami while games 6 and 7 will be in Oklahoma City (if necessary).
6. Real Madrid
With EURO 2012 going strong, soccer fans in the US are clamoring for international soccer. Real Madrid moves up 1 spot this week with the strongest interest in their match against AC Milan at Yankee Stadium.
Classic rockers Rush appear in the top 10 for the first time following the announcement of additional dates for their 2012 Clockwork Angels Tour. Rush will hit all the major cities this fall.
8. The Wanted
Another boy band poise for a major breakthrough. The Wanted will be playing some select shows this summer including the Summer Mixtape Festival, the B96 Summerbash, and a solo show at the Mohegan Sun.
9. Toby Keith
Country good time guy Toby Keith is having a great 2012. His hit song “Red Solo Cup” has propelled his career into the mainstream as college kids across the nation have discovered his good time music.
10. Zac Brown Band
If there ever was an official summer time fun band, the Zac Brown Band would have to be in the discussion. Tickets to their concert at Milwaukee’s Summerfest on July 5th are of particular interest to many fans right now.
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.