Brantley Gilbert receives a special gift before his Feb. 5 show at CFE Arena, Orlando, Fla., from Brian Hixenbaugh, Peyton Jeter, Gilbert, Julian Bowman, Lavar Smith and Ryan Fitzgerald. (Photo by Robert Millward)

While still in the middle of his The Blackout Tour, Brantley Gilbert has three shows on our Hot Tickets chart this week. Two of the Frank Productions, NS2, and CMoore Live-promoted events sold-out, grossing $442,000 from ticket sales alone. Fans saw ticket prices ranging from $25 to $40. Gilbert grossed more than $250,000 at Rupp Arena, Lexington, Ky. on Jan. 29 with nearly 7,000 in attendance. Gilbert, with supporting acts Canaan Smith & Michael Ray, heads on to Toledo, Ohio for a performance at the Huntington Center on Feb. 18. With The Blackout Tour ending in April, Gilbert has announced his summer tour, Take It Outside, which commences on June 2 at Xfinity Center, Mansfield, Mass.

Ricky Martin is about to start his final leg of the One World Tour that began in Oct. 3, 2014, and will end March 25 in Mar del Plata, Argentina at the Estadio Islas Malvinas. Martin returned home to Puerto Rico for three sold-out nights at the Caliseo de Puerto Rico, San Juan, with just under 40,000 fans able to catch Martin’s performances Feb. 12-14. The Tony Molena Entertainment-promoted nights grossed $2.99 million in ticket sales.

HOT TICKETS is a weekly summary of the top acts and ticket sales as reported to VT PULSE. Following are the top 20 concerts and events, the top 5 in each seating capacity category, which took place between Jan. 19-Feb. 16.

15,001 or More Seats

10,001-15,000 Seats

5,001-10,000 Seats

5,000 or Fewer Seats

1) Ricky Martin
Gross Sales: $2,985,385; Venue: Coliseo de Puerto Rico, San Juan; Attendance: 39,732; Ticket Range: $650-$20; Promoter: Tony Mojena Entertainment; Dates: Feb. 12-14; No. of Shows: 3

2) Billy Joel
Gross Sales: $1,643,453; Venue: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Fla.; Attendance: 18,153; Ticket Range: $119.50-$39.50; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Jan. 22; No. of Shows: 1

3) Garcia vs. Guerrero
Gross Sales: $508,620; Venue: Staples Center, Los Angeles; Attendance: 9,736; Ticket Range: $300-$25; Promoter: TGB Promotions; Dates: Jan. 23; No. of Shows: 1

4) Throwdown By The Bay – Little Big Town
Gross Sales: $278,670; Venue: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Fla.; Attendance: 6,380; Ticket Range: $59.50-$19.99; Promoter: AEG Live; Dates: Jan. 30; No. of Shows: 1

5) Brantley Gilbert
Gross Sales: $257,195; Venue: Rupp Arena, Lexington, Ky.; Attendance: 6,924; Ticket Range: $39.75-$25; Promoter: Frank Productions, NS2, CMoore Live; Dates: Jan. 29; No. of Shows: 1

1) Tool
Gross Sales: $609,858; Venue: Chaifetz Arena, St. Louis; Attendance: 7,972; Ticket Range: $76.50; Promoter: AEG Live; Dates: Jan. 22; No. of Shows: 1

2) Hillsong United
Gross Sales: $432,780; Venue: USF Sun Dome, Tampa, Fla.; Attendance: 12,029; Ticket Range: $46.75-$24.75; Promoter: Premier Productions; Dates: Feb. 13-14; No. of Shows: 2

3) Maze feat. Frankie Beverly
Gross Sales: $335,695; Venue: Chaifetz Arena, St. Louis; Attendance: 5,142; Ticket Range: $125-$46; Promoter: Al Colbert ; Dates: Feb. 13; No. of Shows: 1

4) Andre Rieu
Gross Sales: $281,974; Venue: Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg; Attendance: 4,207; Ticket Range: $97.28-$51.67; Promoter: KPS Concertburo; Dates: Jan. 20; No. of Shows: 1

5) Ellie Goulding
Gross Sales: $227,088; Venue: Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg; Attendance: 5,264; Ticket Range: $44.50-$38.94; Promoter: Hamburg Konzerte; Dates: Jan. 21; No. of Shows: 1

1) Good Mourning Mrs. Brown
Gross Sales: $1,004,080; Venue: Newcastle (Australia) Entertainment Centre; Attendance: 13,332; Ticket Range: $142.80-$42.34; Promoter: Show Partners; Dates: Feb. 11-13; No. of Shows: 4

2) Tool
Gross Sales: $653,293; Venue: CFE Arena, Orlando, Fla.; Attendance: 7,871; Ticket Range: $83; Promoter: Live Nation; Dates: Jan. 28; No. of Shows: 1

3) Brantley Gilbert
Gross Sales: $196,496; Venue: CFE Arena, Orlando, Fla.; Attendance: 5,798; Ticket Range: $37.75-$32.75; Promoter: AEG Live; Dates: Feb. 5; No. of Shows: 1

4) Brantley Gilbert
Gross Sales: $185,237; Venue: James Brown Arena, Augusta, Ga.; Attendance: 5,100; Ticket Range: $39.75-$25; Promoter: Frank Productions, NS2, CMoore Live; Dates: Feb. 4; No. of Shows: 1

5) Fetty Wap
Gross Sales: $173,390; Venue: Ryan Center, Kingston, R.I.; Attendance: 5,972; Ticket Range: $35-$25; Promoter: URI Student Entertainment Committee; Dates: Jan. 29; No. of Shows: 1

1) Beauty and the Beast
Gross Sales: $1,794,782; Venue: Fox Theatre, Atlanta; Attendance: 31,368; Ticket Range: $125-$30; Promoter: Broadway Across America; Dates: Feb. 2-7; No. of Shows: 8

2) The Sound of Music
Gross Sales: $839,175; Venue: Wharton Center for Performing Arts, East Lansing; Attendance: 15,201; Ticket Range: $71-$35; Promoter: In-house; Dates: Feb. 9-14; No. of Shows: 7

3) Alvin Ailey
Gross Sales: $792,219; Venue: Fox Theatre, Atlanta; Attendance: 20,516; Ticket Range: $66.50-$21.50; Promoter: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater; Dates: Feb. 10-14; No. of Shows: 6

4) Netflix presents Adam Sandler
Gross Sales: $653,087; Venue: The Joint, Las Vegas; Attendance: 5,345; Ticket Range: $400-$49.95; Promoter: AEG Live; Dates: Feb. 13-14; No. of Shows: 2

5) The Illusionists
Gross Sales: $276,430; Venue: Morrison Center for the Performing Arts, Boise, Idaho; Attendance: 5,377; Ticket Range: $52.50-$33.75; Promoter: MagicSpace Entertainment, In-house; Dates: Feb. 9-11; No. of Shows: 3

The Weekly Hot Tickets chart is compiled by Rob Ocampo. To submit reports, e-mail HotTickets@venuestoday.com or fax to (714) 378-0040.