Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 12

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. MICHAEL IAN BLACK

Michael Ian Black is an actor, comedian, and author who began his career with The State, a sketch comedy troupe he co-created in college, which went on to have a successful run on MTV. Michael then co-created the television shows Viva Variety, Stella, and Michael and Michael Have Issues. For four seasons, he starred as Phil Stubbs on the NBC show Ed. Michael was heavily featured on VH1’s I Love the… series. He starred in Wet Hot American Summer, as well as the new Netflix television series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp. He currently appears on the Comedy Central series Another Period and The Jim Gaffigan Show on TV Land. Michael has starred on many other television shows and movies.

2. LEONARD OUZTS

Leonard was a New Face at the prestigious Just for Laughs comedy festival
He tours colleges and comedy clubs nationwide

3. B.O.B.

Handful of Top 40 singles featuring Rivers Cuomo, Hayley Williams, Bruno Mars, and more
Borderline eccentricity and artistic mind raised him above his other Southern contemporaries
Sophomore and junior releases included Lil Wayne, Taylor Swift, Nikki Minaj, Chris Brown, 2 Chainz and Juicy J

Highly anticipated full-length project coming in April, 2017

4. HEY VIOLET

“Guys My Age” is cranking on the Hot 100 List (currently #20) and has over 16M plays on Spotify
Named “New Band of the Week” in The Guardian
Won the Teen Choice Award in August for “Choice Music: Next Big Thing”
Toured North America and Australia with 5 Seconds of Summer

5. HOOK N SLING

His collaboration with Galantis “Love On Me” has 90M streams on Spotify
Played Groovecruise, Euphoria Fest, and Abroadfest this past year
Opened for Kaskade for the first electronic show at the LA Convention Center
Click here to watch the music video for his newest single with Sam Feldt, “Open Your Eyes”
Just finished his “Spectrums Tour” across the US in January/February and is touring Australia in April