Metallica fans reportedly took less than three hours to occupy each seat at the National Stadium in Santiago, Chile, with capacity for 63,000 people, before the April 15, 2020 performance of the metal giants of the Area of San Francisco Bay
The general sale began at 11:00 am on Thursday (August 22), and before 2:00 p.m., all tickets sold out.
At the beginning of the week, a special presale for the concert was offered for the clients of the mobile phone operator Entel, and all available stocks were sold out in less than 24 hours.
The support for Metallica at the National Stadium will come from the Chilean group Yajaira and the Michigan rockers Greta Van Fleet.
The 2019 summer stage of Metallica’s “WorldWired” tour raised more than $ 70 million from 13 shows.
The commercial magazine of the music industry Pollstar recently named Metallica as one of the highest-profit hard rock and metal tours of the “2019 Midyear” reporting period, which covered the six-month range since November 22, 2018 until May 22, 2019.
The group’s 21 American WorldWired shows during the reporting period raised a total of $ 41.7 million, which is good for a gross average per show of $ 1.99 million.
The “WorldWired” tour has featured more than 130 shows worldwide since its inception in 2016.
Metallica has been touring in support of their latest album, “Hardwired … To Self-Destruct,” which was released in November 2016.