Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 2

Neon Entertainment is here to provide you access to artists that are trending in the entertainment world.  Each week we will provide you with five national touring artists that we can book for your next event.

Offering services like event preparation and on-site consultation for your events larger events, Neon Entertainment has been one of the leading entertainment booking agencies for the past 23 years.  If you need to hire a comedian or need a musician for your college event let one of our entertainment booking agents help you with your next event.

Please contact us if you have any questions about the artist availability for your next event.

1. GABRIEL IGLESIAS

Gabriel’s newest special, I’m Sorry For What I Said When I Was Hungry, will be released on Netflix on December 20

As one of America’s most successful stand-up comedians, Gabriel tours the country annually

Gabriel can be seen now on Fuse TV’s Fluffy Breaks Even, and in his past specials: Aloha Fluffy, Hot & Fluffy, and I’m Not Fat…I’m Fluffy

Click here for the trailer for Gabriel’s concert film, The Fluffy Movie

2. HUNTER HAYES

Current single “Yesterday’s Song” went to radio October 24th and already has a third of radio reporters on the song.

His song “I Want Crazy” has 45M+ streams and “Wanted” has 68M+ streams on Spotify

He has 1.9M+ monthly listeners on Spotify and over 2M Facebook followers
New album coming late spring/early summer of 2017

3. THE STORY SO FAR

THE STORY SO FAR this spring at colleges! Their current album debuted at #22 in the top 200.  Their singles “Heavy Gloom” and “Nerve” have combined for 10 million streams.

They are fresh off of their co-headlining tour with Good Charlotte and also headlined the Van’s Warped tour this past summer.  They will be taking college dates this spring.  Check them out, here!

4. YOUNG THE GIANT

The band is available for touring colleges this April.  Young the Giant released its eponymous debut album in 2010. The band’s first three singles, “My Body”, “Cough Syrup” and “Apartment” reached the top five of the US Alternative Songs chart.

Fast forward 6 years, the band released a new track “Amerika”, taken from their third studio album Home of the Strange, released on August 12, 2016. Young the Giant’s tour for their album began late summer 2016 – starting from the west coast of the United States. Check them out, here!

5. VAN JONES
Van Jones is a CNN political commentator and best selling author, regularly appearing across the network’s programming and special political coverage.

Jones has founded and led numerous social enterprises engaged in social and environmental justice.  A few of them include:

The Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, which promotes criminal justice reform

Color of Change, which works for racial fairness through its one million members
Rebuild The Dream, a 21st Century “think tank” that champions innovative solutions to fix the U.S. economy and uplift the next generation.