Concerts All concerts 2022 Year in Review: The Year in Live Events | Vivid Seats December 05, 2022 by Vivid Seats 2022 Year in Review Harry Styles Music√?¬Ę??s brightest star in 2022 delighted Harries across the country with residencies at Madison Square Garden, KIA Forum, United Center and Austin√?¬Ę??s Moody Center. Rufus Du Sol Spent the fall performing at some of the world√?¬Ę??s best music venues, like Red Rocks and Gorge Amphitheater. Garth Brooks Motley Crue Iconic hard rock group crisscrossed stadiums throughout the country during the summer of 2022. Stray Kids The 2019 Vivid Seats K-pop Breakout Group of the year has blossomed into one of the most popular groups across genres. Gorillaz This English alternative act packed arenas throughout September and October. Daddy Yankee Genre-bending rap/reggaeton star dropped album √?¬Ę??Legendaddy√?¬Ę?? ahead of his La √???ltima Vuelta tour. Giveon Thousands of fans saw Giveon live in 2022, including LeBron James, who took the stage at Giveon√?¬Ę??s Los Angeles show in January. Bad Bunny Puerto Rican mega star had prodigious touring footprint in 2022, performing 60 shows. Gorillaz Old school English group dazzled at some of the biggest arenas in the United States. Kevin Hart Returned to touring after the pandemic with prolific run of shows that included co-headlining shows with comedy veteran Chris Rock. SF 49ers Niner Nation routinely showed up strong on the road, including the team√?¬Ę??s NFL International Series showdown in Mexico. Steve Lacy √?¬Ę??Bad Habits√?¬Ę?? singer was perhaps the biggest breakout star of any genre in 2022. Ken Carson 22-year-old could be the next great rapper from Atlanta. John Summit Chicago native emerged during the pandemic and is now drawing crowds in every city . Enhypen Demand for Enhypen tickets was so high, the band had to add a second concert in Anaheim SoCal, much to the delight of SoCal Engenes (the group's fan base). Aespa Ran the gamut with concerts at YouTube Theater and performances at Coachella, Good Morning America√?¬Ę??s Summer Concert Series and even a virtual Roblox show. Lizzy McAlpine Chart-topping 23-year-old has eclectic style and undeniable appeal. Beabadoobee Headlined her own successful tour in 2022 and will be opening for Taylor Swift in 2023. Cooper Alan TikTok sensation is now a bona fide rising star on the concert scene. Spacey Jane The group√?¬Ę??s popularity has carried over across the globe from Australia with its first-ever U.S. tour in 2022. Junior H Spotify sensation made his touring debut in 2022. 2023 Top Cities for Entertainment Denver (Sports) Will host the first round of NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, as well as the defending men√?¬Ę??s hockey national champion (University of Denver) in addition to usual slate of top-notch professional sports. Austin (Music) In addition to Austin City Limits, one of the world√?¬Ę??s best music festivals, the Austin area will host a new festival,Two Step Inn√?¬Ę??in the suburb of Georgetown to complement a diverse lineup of powerhouse concerts that includes Springsteen, Blink 182, Arctic Monkeys and Paramore. Boston (Theater) Loaded lineup of 2023 theater productions includes classics like Blue Man Group and Hamilton as well as kid favorites like Paw Patrol and Disney on Ice. Vegas (Comedy) Jerry Seinfeld, Sebastian Maniscalco, Jim Gaffigan and Taylor Tomlinson are among the nearly four dozen comedians already slated to perform in Sin City in 2023.