Contact Us

Garth Brooks Breaks Atlanta Ticket Sales Record

Garth Brooks
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Ticket sales for Garth Brooks‘ stops at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Ga., have exceeded the artist’s own previous record.

Brooks set the record for sales in Atlanta in 1996, with 81,902 tickets sold for his shows on March 13 – 17 at the Omni. He has already passed that number for his upcoming shows, and tickets are still selling.

When Brooks announced that he would be headed to Atlanta, it was for a single show on Sept. 19. He’s added a number of dates at the arena since then — most recently, one show each on Sept. 26 and 27 — for a current total of seven performances. He is the only artist to ever sell seven consecutive shows at the arena, breaking a record of four held by Elvis Presley.

In keeping with Brooks’ promise to offer affordable prices for his upcoming tour, tickets for the Atlanta shows will cost $56.94 plus $4.56 tax, a $4.00 facility fee and a $6.00 service charge, totaling $71.50.

Brooks will kick off his upcoming comeback tour in Chicago on Sept. 4. The tour may last as long as three years and will feature new music from the album he is currently working on. His wife, Trisha Yearwood, will also appear on all shows.

Keep up with all of Brooks’ tour dates here.

NEXT: Top 10 Garth Brooks Songs

Recommended for You

Around the Web

Best of The Boot

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The Boot quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!