BTS is currently topping the world’s concert ticket sales, according to new sales data.
On May 4, BTS will kick off their Speak Yourself world tour in Los Angeles, California. Each concert they perform will be taking place in a world-famous stadium, including Rose Bowl and Wembley Stadium.
According to StubHub UK, BTS is topping their Top 10 list of highest concert ticket sales this year. BTS’s tour has outsold Drake‘s, and the concerts of nine other top tier musicians.
Ticket sales stats from January to April put Drake is second place, Post Malone in third, Panic! At The Disco in fourth, and the Spice Girls in fifth. Twenty One Pilots, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, and Pink also rank in the top ten.
A StubHub UK spokesperson had this to say about BTS’s ranking:
K-Pop is certainly having its moment in the music scene at the moment and rising in popularity at an unstoppable rate. ‘It was a really surprising result to find that BTS have surpassed the likes of Drake when it comes to ticket demand, suggesting that the new music craze is here to stay.
— StubHub UK Spokesperson
Here are all the dates for BTS’s Speak Yourself tour, so far.