And now it’s the flip of the social media stars to run amok in the town.
We’re instructed persons are already beginning to arrive for a weird occasion that can see TikTok stars fist combating with YouTubers.
Organizers expect a slew of influencers with greater than a billion followers between them on the Hard Rock resort for the Social Gloves: Battle of the Platforms boxing event on Saturday evening.
They’re anticipating visitors together with Trey Songz, Charli & Dixie ‘D’Amelio, Adin Ross, Julia Rose, Chelsea Briggs, Jeffree Star, Lil Yachty, Chase Hudson, Noah Beck and Jordyn Jones to see the primary occasion, which is able to see TikToker Bryce Hall fight YouTube celebrity Austin McBroom.
There are additionally deliberate performances by heavy-hitters DJ Khaled, Migos and Lil Baby.
“Never before have you seen a single event with the sheer numbers these influencers have; you’re looking at well over a billion followers between them,” mentioned Robin Ellin, CEO of LiveXLive, which is selling the occasion. “This is groundbreaking stuff, we’re setting records here while giving the fans a night of entertainment for the ages.”
The occasion’s out there to observe on pay-per-view on the LiveXLive site.
The final “influencer fight” in Miami, with YouTuber Logan Paul combating Floyd Mayweather in an exhibition bout, ended after eight three-minute rounds on Sunday. Paul was irked this week by the internet commentariat’s post-fight analysis, saying in his Instagram Stories, “Shut the f–k up, like just shut the f–k up, like stop trying to discredit what happened last night.”