Huang Zitao held a concert in Guangzhou, but the box office was very poor, and the concert was even sold at a 11% discount. (Picture/reproduced from Weibo)
Chinese actor Huang Zitao (Tao) was once a member of the Korean group EXO, but he went solo and established his own studio in 2015. He was originally scheduled to hold two concerts in Guangzhou, but due to physical discomfort, he canceled the performance on the 17th and the 18th. Held as scheduled. Unexpectedly, the occupancy rate was quite disastrous, and tickets were so unsalable that they were sold at a 11% discount, with the original price of 2,368 yuan (RMB, the same below) costing only 262 yuan. When entering the concert, the scene was also very chaotic, attracting attention from the outside world.
Some netizens shared the scene of Huang Zitao’s 2023 tour concert in Guangzhou, pointing out that the attendance rate was low. Some ticketing platforms showed discounts and low prices, but there were still many tickets unsold after the opening. There were still many empty seats in the infield and stands, and a large number of fans came After rushing in, security couldn’t stop them, but most people still sat in their original seats.
After the news was exposed, there was a flurry of discussion, with many netizens saying bitterly: “It’s enough to participate in variety shows, not to hold concerts”, “Is it necessary? I don’t like it”, “Is it so funny”, “Who is this? Is it some classic work?”, “It makes you look like you are very popular”, “Just do variety shows and save the concerts. What works have you produced over the years? There are so many 10% off tickets.”
However, some fans vindicated themselves: “I went to the venue, but the side seats were sold out. The stage was beautiful and romantic. Huang Zitao was very charming and moved the whole place. It was a sincere concert.” “After watching Huang Zitao’s concert, It’s hard not to love him, this guy is so charming and he’s born for the stage.”