Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen And Rolling Stones Are Top Grossing Acts
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
2013 is officially half way over and according to Pollstar, Bon Jovi has been having an excellent year. Even without Richie Sambora, the group has grossed over $142.1 million from 60 shows with an average of 25,000 fans at an average ticket price of $95.60. Number Two on the list was Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band with earnings of $103.9 million and rounding out the Top Three was the Rolling Stones with $87.7 million.
The Stones making the Top Three was quite an accomplishment considering the group only played 18 shows but their average ticket price was $346.09 so they made approximately $8 million a show.
Fleetwood Mac cracked the Top Ten as they grabbed the Number Nine slot with $58.1 million. Paul McCartney also had a strong showing at Number 16 with $43.1 million. Elton John just missed the Top Twenty at Number 21 with $30.7 million.