Sunday, January 11, 2004

Top 20 Concert Tours



The Associated Press

[IMAGE] Art Garfunkel (left) and Paul Simon are on top of the concert business.
(Enquirer file photo)
The following is a ranking of artists by average box office gross per city in the past week. It includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

1. Simon & Garfunkel; $2,395,471; $107.78

2. Eagles; $1,176,493; $102.46

3. Shania Twain; $1,060,635; $61.43

4. Aerosmith / KISS; $981,322; $80.13

5. Cher; $794,626; $66.04

6. Luis Miguel; $641,500; $75.82

7. Mana; $550,638; $48.74

8. Toby Keith; $414,439; $46.83

9. Red Hot Chili Peppers; $374,602; $38.84

10. Alan Jackson; $305,311; $39.84

11. Tony Hawk's Boom Boom HuckJam; $264,645; $38.33

12. John Mayer; $258,224; $33.13

13. Trans Siberian Orchestra; $222,736; $38.81

14. Korn / Limp Bizkit; $207,341; $32.86

15. matchbox twenty; $206,706; $37.96

16. Widespread Panic; $205,839; $32.19

17. Bill Gaither & Friends Homecoming; $200,260; $24.69

18. Harry Connick Jr.; $191,404; $56.43

19. Chris Rock; $180,838; $43.60

20. Michael W. Smith; $173,906; $27.25




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