Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 37

What are your programming needs this semester? One of America’s most powerful CEO’s to speak at your next event? Maybe a concert with a four-time Grammy Nominee? Or an America’s Got Talent Finalist to pump up the crowd? Check out today’s list of national artists, because this trending report has it all.

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1. Lizzo

Hip-hop artist, Lizzo, has beeen featured in a number of MTV VMAs ‘Best Dressed’ lists from the awards last weekend, teasing her upcoming single “Truth Hurts” to be realease Sept 15, 2017.

Her unreleased single “Fitness” was featured in the latest HBO ‘Insecure’  episode, and her Fall Tour is on track to sell out in advance, playing 1,000-1,500 capacity rooms and selling 300-600 tickets right at the onsale.

2. Piff the Magic Dragon

The stand out star of season 10 of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” was without a doubt Piff the Magic Dragon. Think Larry David in a dragon suit performing jaw-dropping magic tricks, then throw in the World’s First Magic Performing Chihuahua – Mr Piffles.

With over 50 million YouTube hits to his name, Piff has performed to hundreds of thousands of fans all over the world in iconic venues such as Radio City Music Hall, Shakespeare’s Globe, London and Sydney Opera house. He was the opening act for Mumford & Sons on their 17 date UK tour and graces the cover of their Grammy award winning album “Babel”.

3. Cozz

The newest Signee to J. Cole’s Dreamville Record Label, Cozz, is featured on Dreamville’s acclaimed Revenge of The Dreamers II compilation. In January 2016, Cozz released his highly anticipated mixtape Nothin Personal, and is currently working on a new album set to be released in 2017.

Cozz has been support act on J. Cole’s Forest Hills Drive Tour during the Summer of 2015, which hit over 70+ cities throughout the US, and on Bas’ upcoming “Too High To Riot” Tour starting Summer 2016.

 

4. Spencer Rascoff

As CEO of Zillow Group, Spencer helped start Zillow in 2005 and led it all the way through its IPO and 13 acquisitions. He is also on the boards of directors for TripAdvisor and Hutch, as well as a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization. Spencer was named one of America’s 20 Most Powerful CEO’s under 40 by Forbes.

 

5. Iggy Azalea

Iggy’s current single “Switch” debuted on August 28, 2017. Her debut studio album The New Classic topped the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart in 2014.

She’s the only act since The Beatles to have a song ranked at numbers one and two simultaneously with their first two Hot 100 entries with Ariana Grande’s “Problem” and “Fancy.” She then went on to achieve a third top 10 hit with “Black Widow”.

Iggy Azalea has received four Grammy nominations, including Best New Artist.