Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 5

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.

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1. SIMON SINEK

Described as “a visionary thinker with a rare intellect,” Sinek teaches leaders and organizations how to inspire people. With a bold goal to help build a world in which the vast majority of people go home everyday feeling fulfilled by their work, Sinek is leading a movement to inspire people to do the things that inspire them.

Sinek is the author of three best-selling books: – The global bestseller, Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action – The New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t – And his latest book, just launched September 2016, is the New York Timesbestseller, Together is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration.

2. TRILL SAMMY

Trill Sammy has made more than his share of noise in the last year with back to back hit songs, accumulating more than 16 million streams on Youtube and Vevo. His “Uber Everywhere” Remix has reached over 24 million plays on Soundcloud alone and “Just Watch” and “Really Matter”, both collaborations with fellow Houston rapper Dice Soho, have collectively garnered over 16 million views. This undeniable buzz has earned Sammy radio airplay throughout Texas and has drawn the attention of artists such as Carnage, Metro Boomin, Ugly God, PnB Rock, Slim Thug and more. Fresh off a 33 date U.S. tour over the summer of 2016, Sammy dropped his latest mixtape of remixes titled “Sorry 4 The Sleep” this November and is gearing up for his next release, “No Sleep” which is set to drop in January 2017.

3. TONY HSIEH

In 1999, at the age of 24, Tony Hsieh (pronounced Shay) sold LinkExchange, the company he co-founded, to Microsoft for $265 million. He then joined Zappos as an advisor and investor, and eventually became CEO, where he helped Zappos grow from almost no sales in 1999 to the multi-billion dollar company it is today. Back in 2009, the company was acquired by Amazon in 2009 in a deal valued at $1.2 billion on the day of closing. Tony has remained as CEO of Zappos, which operates independently of Amazon, and continues to help build Zappos as a company dedicated to customer service, company culture, and community.

4. LIL WAYNE

Lil Wayne – looking to confirm dates in the East Coast/Southeast/Midwest on March 31-Apr 4 and Apr 14. Also available later in April/May for a new run of dates.

5. LUNCHMONEY LEWIS

Song “Mama” leaped 3,430% in sales to 1K downloads sold following the Macy’s Day Parade, according to Billboard

Single “Bills” went to #1 UK + Oz and currently has 96M+ listens on Spotfy

RCA have also released follow up singles “Whip It!” (58M streams) and “Ain’t Too Cool” (8M streams) on Spotify

Writer behind Nicki Minaj’s hit “Trini Dem Girls,” which he’s also fatured on

Released “I Feel Good” with Thomas Rhett, “Drag Me Down” with OnceDirection, and “I Love Me” with Meghan Trainor, which has 8.6M+ listens on Spotify