It’s no secret that staging this 12 months’s Super Bowl in Atlanta made for one charged up weekend, not even counting the precise sport that befell. It was a main area to host various music-centric occasions with the trade’s largest stars descending upon the Southern metropolis for a bunch of exhibits and in line with Boxscore, these exhibits occurred to place up large numbers on the boards, significantly on the metropolis’s State Farm Arena.
The web site, dwelling to the Atlanta Hawks, doubles as a premier live performance venue and was host to 3 nights of sold-out festivities that weekend, beginning off with Ludacris‘ headlining bout which offered 11,149 tickets and earned $1.three million. The subsequent night time was helmed by Aerosmith and Post Malone and collectively they offered out to an enviornment of 12,894 for a gross of $three.6 million. But Billboard reviews that the record-breaking spectacle got here on Saturday, Feb 2nd when Cardi B and Bruno Mars offered out to an enviornment of 14,152 and earned $6.5 million, reaching No. 2 on the Billboard Boxscore chart.
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If you are questioning how Ludacris can promote 11,149 tickets in comparison with Cardi B and Bruno Mars’ 14,152 and nonetheless promote out, all of it goes all the way down to logistics. This implies that the world, like many others prefer it, has numerous pre-selected stage set ups for completely different varieties of exhibits and viewers expectations. Ludacris simply so occurred to promote out his arrange and so forth.
As for Cardi B and Bruno Mars, it marks a brand new file set for the 20-year-old State Farm Arena with their tally of $6.473 million setting the file for the very best single-night gross ever. The solely different act to outperform this quantity on the venue, previously Philips Arena, was a seven-show stint headlined by Garth Brooks again in 2014, which earned $6.634 million complete.