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Sade Tops ‘Hot Tours’ List After Final Leg Of North American Shows

Emerging live on stage for the first time in 10 years, it’s no wonder that [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sade[/lastfm] pulled in huge numbers for her North American tour this summer/fall. Thousands of core fans flocked out to her sold out concerts all over the country, knowing that this could be their last opportunity to see Sade perform live for a few years given her current track record. [photogallerylink id=48230 align=left]

With dozens of shows now come and gone, the numbers for her phenomenal production have been calculated, and puts Sade at the top spot on the Hot Tours tally.

Tallying up the gross sales from the final leg of her North American Tour, Sade leads the pack for the highest selling tours of the fall. With 12 dates (many of which were sold out), Sade’s North American Tour earned a whopping $12,447,025 from Aug. 17-Sept. 12, with her two consecutive shows at The Honda Center in Anaheim being the highest gross and attendance totals of more than $2.2 million in revenue from 24,648 sold seats.

Other Hot Tours of the fall include acts likes Def Leppard/Heart, Rihanna and Dolly Parton after ranking the Artist/Event, Total Gross, Show Dates, Show Venue/City (Shows/Sellouts) and Total Attendance (Capacity) of fall tour dates.

Top Ten Hot Tours Tally:

  1. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sade[/lastfm] — $12,447,025
  2. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Peter Kay[/lastfm] — $10,758,500
  3. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Def Leppard[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Heart[/lastfm] — $2,512,879
  4. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Guns N Roses[/lastfm] — $1,862,330
  5. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sugarland[/lastfm] — $1,694,718
  6. SMTOWN Live World Tour — $1,585,280
  7. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Selena Gomez & The Scene[/lastfm] — $1,438,226
  8. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Dolly Parton[/lastfm] — $1,106,630
  9. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rihanna[/lastfm] — $1,037,200
  10. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Alan Carr[/lastfm] — $984,297

To relive all the magic of Sade’s stops here in Los Angeles, CLICK HERE to see pictures and a full recap of her beautiful wonderland!


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