Shure.com presents a list of 4 items that Weird Al Yankovic uses from Shure. One of them is the Shure UR2/BETA58A Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter. Most of Weird Al's singing is done through a wireless headset microphone, but certain songs such as "Wanna B Ur Lovr" call for him to hold a microphone traditionally.more
While watching this video of Ariana Grande performing, I noticed she was using a Shure UR2/BETA58A Handheld Wireless Microphone Transmitter. She used this microphone from the beginning of her 'My Everything' Era (reference the Radio Disney Music Awards in which she also used the microphone) up until her Honeymoon Tour, when she switched to a Sennheiser SKM 5200-II.more
If you scroll down a bit on the linked page you can see two photos both captioned "Tour mic", and on them you can see underneath the grill you can see it says "beta 58A" (although it's difficult to see). A second identifier is the little screen on the handle which has no labeling. The shape is also very distinctive.more
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