Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift rank high on StubHub's 2018 list of most in-demand concert tickets

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ABC/Paula LoboThe StubHub ticket-resale company has unveiled its lists of the top 10 acts who sold the most concert tickets in and outside of the U.S. for 2018, and Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift ranked high on both tallies.

Internationally, Ed Sheeran’s Divide tour was StubHub’s top-selling ticket.  Taylor’s Reputation tour comes in at #8 on the list, which also includes veteran acts U2, The Eagles, Elton John and The Rolling Stones, plus wildly popular Korean boy band BTS.

In the U.S., Taylor’s tour ranked #2, while Ed was #4.  Tours by Justin Timberlake, Pink, Drake and Bruno Mars made the top ten as well, but rocker Bruce Springsteen topped the list, thanks to his hugely popular Springsteen on Broadway show. 

Here are the top 10 acts who sold the most concert tickets on StubHub in the U.S. in 2018:

1. Bruce Springsteen
2. Taylor Swift
3. Elton John
4. Ed Sheeran
5. Justin Timberlake
6. Drake and Migos
7. Eagles
8. Bruno Mars
9. Pink
10. Billy Joel

And here are the best-selling artists outside of the States:

1. Ed Sheeran
2. BTS
3. Elton John
4. Foo Fighters
5. Paul McCartney
6. U2
7. Drake and Migos
8. Taylor Swift
9. The Rolling Stones
10. Eagles

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