Taylor Swift tops UK bestselling female artist list
Staff writer - March 08, 2018

Taylor Swift tops UK bestselling female artist list

And there's one entry that might surprise you…
Taylor Swift is the bestselling female artist in the UK 2018

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' tour is the bestselling for a female artist in the UK, according to StubHub.

The ‘End Game’ singer whipped fans into a frenzy when she announced UK tour dates to take place this summer, and sales on ticket marketplace StubHub for 2018 prove they’re turning out in droves to support her.

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But surprisingly, relative newcomers First Aid Kit - a Swedish folk duo - made it to the number six spot, generating more in sales than the likes of Shania Twain, Haim and Rita Ora.

Britney Spears’ surprise UK tour announcement also saw fans scrambling to get their hands on tickets, putting the singer at number two on the list. Katy Perry - number three - is also proving popular with UK audiences.

Top 10 female artists on StubHub UK 2018

  1. Taylor Swift
  2. Britney Spears
  3. Katy Perry
  4. Dua Lipa
  5. Paloma Faith
  6. First Aid Kit
  7. Jorja Smith
  8. Shania Twain
  9. Haim
  10. Rita Ora

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Dua Lipa is the highest ranking Brit on the list at number four, alongside Paloma Faith (five) and Jorja Smith (seven).

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