Luke Bryan Tops One Direction on Ticketmaster's Most-Searched List

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Luke Bryan performs onstage during the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 18, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

A pop-country hunk topped international boy bands, music icons and pro wrestling to be Ticketmaster's most-searched subject of 2014. The Live Nation ticket retailer places Luke Bryan as being the search bar's most frequent guest, above One Direction, Garth Brooks, Beyonce and World Wrestling Entertainment.

Bryan wrapped the third leg of his That's My Kind of Night Tour in late October. It revs up again in February before closing out in Ireland in March.

Also cracking the top 10 were Taylor Swift, who kicks off her 1989 Tour in May, as well as Katy Perry, Bruno Mars, Disney on Ice and Jason Aldean. Other sought-after artists included 5 Seconds of Summer, the (fully) reunited Fleetwood Mac and Billy Joel, who has continued his popular residency at NYC's Madison Square Garden along with select arena dates around the country. 

In addition to search data, Ticketmaster says six of its best-selling days ever were in 2014, a year which also saw a 20 percent boost in tickets purchased on mobile.

See the full list of most-searched artists and events below (Note: the list reflects search habits and not neccessarily purchases):

1. Luke Bryan
2. One Direction
3. Garth Brooks
4. Beyonce
5. WWE
6. Taylor Swift
7. Katy Perry
8. Bruno Mars
9. Disney on ice
10. Jason Aldean
11. 5 Seconds of Summer
12. Drake
13. Romeo Santos
14 Fleetwood Mac
15. Justin Timberlake
16. Eminem
17. Wicke
18. Billy Joel
19. Chris Brown
20. Royale Boston