Wisin & Yandel Earn Career-High Touring Earnings With Puerto Rico Shows

Wisin & Yandel roar atop the Hot Tours recap (see under) dated Jan. 12, 2019 by a margin of greater than two-to-one. Over 4 exhibits (Nov. 30, Dec. three, 6, 9, 2018) at San Juan’s Coliseo de Puerto Rico, the Latin duo grossed $6.2 million from 105,396 tickets bought, based on figures reported to Billboard Boxscore.

The gross makes these late-2018 dates the largest engagement of Wisin & Yandel’s profession, greater than doubling their earlier excessive of $2.eight million and 50,033 tickets on the similar venue on Dec. Four-7, 2009. In truth, their high 5 grossing engagements have been all multi-show stints on the Coliseo de Puerto Rico. In addition to the 2018 and 2009 performances, they struck gold in March of 2008 ($2.Four million), 2007 ($2.Four million), and 2006 ($1.5 million). These 5 stories mark the duo’s solely million-dollar grosses.

Wisin & Yandel’s newest run on the San Juan area can be vital for the venue itself. Their $6.2 million gross units a file as the world’s high grossing and top-attended engagement ever, surpassing Aventura’s $Four.5 million and 76,034 tickets from 5 exhibits on Dec. Four-10, 2008.

The record-setting four-night run in Puerto Rico follows a five-year hiatus for Wisin & Yandel. In the interim from 2013 to 2018, each Wisin and Yandel hit No. 1 on the Top Latin Albums chart individually, Wisin with Los Vaqueros: La Trilogia, and Yandel with De Lider A Leyenda and Dangerous. Their collaborative comeback, 2018’s Los Campelones Del Pueblo, debuted at No. 2 on the chart dated Dec. 29, 2018.

Every week after Wisin & Yandel hit their all-time excessive in San Juan, Marc Anthony arrived on the Coliseo de Puerto Rico and grossed $2.5 million on Dec. 14-15, sufficient to rank No. three on the most recent Hot Tours tally. It’s Anthony’s second greatest engagement of 2018, following the $three.Four million he grossed on Nov. 16-17 at Miami’s American Airlines Arena.

Rounding out the highest 4 are two artists in the midst of ongoing Las Vegas residencies at Planet Hollywood’s Zappos Theater. Gwen Stefani and Florida Georgia Line grossed $2.eight million and $2.three million, respectively.

Check out the total high 10 under, together with appearances by Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Slayer, and Travis Scott.

 HOT TOURS - JAN. 12, 2019
 Ranked by Gross, Compiled from Boxscores reported Dec. 26 - Jan. 7
 Total Gross
 Show Date Range
 Venue, City (Shows/Sellouts)
 Total Attendance (Capacity)
1Wisin & Yandel
 Nov. 30 - Dec. 9
 Coliseo de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico (zero/Four)
 105,396 (108,124)
2Gwen Stefani
 Dec. 27 - 31
 Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas (zero/Four)
 14,768 (17,200)
threeMarc Anthony
 Dec. 14 - 15
 Coliseo de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico (zero/2)
 27,899 (28,619)
FourFlorida Georgia Line
 Dec. 1 - 11
 Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas (zero/5)
 22,927 (24,966)
5Trans-Siberian Orchestra
 Dec. 2 - 19
 Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, Mich. (1/1)
 Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, La. (1/1)
 31,673 (31,673)
6Jacky Cheung
 Nov. 23
 SSE Arena, Wembley, London (zero/1)
 6,774 (7,254)
 Nov. three - Dec. 2
 SSE Arena, Wembley, London (zero/1)
 Mercedes-Benz Arena, Berlin (zero/1)
 19,967 (24,403)
eightMichael McIntyre
 Nov. 9 - Dec. three
 SSE Arena, Wembley, London (zero/three)
 Eventim Apollo, London (zero/1)
 35,266 (35,476)
9Travis Scott
 Dec. 16
 Oracle Arena, Oakland, Calif. (1/1)
 15,617 (15,617)
10Andre Rieu
 Dec. 12
 SSE Arena, Wembley, London (zero/1)
 9,360 (9,565)

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