It has just been announced that Drake‘s Summer Sixteen Tour is the highest grossing rap/hip-hop tour ever. The tour which was also supported by Future made $85 million in sales between July and October 2016 over 54 shows. The previous record holder for this title was Jay Z and Kanye West’s Watch The Throne Tour back in 2011/2012 which made $75 million USD.
Drake will continue touring overseas this year renaming his tour to the Boy Meets World Tour. It has been speculated that the tour will be supported by Young Thug.