Radiohead, Coldplay, Dave Matthews rank high on this week's concert tour chart
Rock acts dominate but can't unseat Kenny Chesney from the top spot
The Top 20 Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week's ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.
TOP 20 CONCERT TOURS
1. (1) Kenny Chesney; $4,272,326; $89.80.
2. (2) Roger Waters; $2,086,906; $107.32.
3. (3) Coldplay; $1,907,070; $80.92.
4. (4) Dave Matthews Band; $1,354,667; $54.40.
5. (6) Radiohead; $1,243,495; $56.44.
6. (5) Cirque du Soleil — "Michael Jackson: The Immortal"; $1,210,106; $107.94.
7. (7) Van Halen; $1,164,997; $100.13.
8. (8) Red Hot Chili Peppers; $801,364; $58.59.
9. (9) Drake; $783,513; $56.96.
10. (10) Nickelback; $697,641; $67.77.
11. (12) Blue Man Group; $522,900; $54.75.
12. (11) The Beach Boys; $518,841; $72.48.
13. (13) One Direction; $499,246; $43.06.
14. (14) Lady Antebellum; $493,296; $40.03.
15. (15) The Black Keys; $475,306; $46.90.
16. (16) Miranda Lambert; $432,714; $36.24.
17. (17) Scorpions; $339,848; $54.84.
18. (18) Il Divo; $338,147; $93.66.
19. (19) LMFAO / "Sorry For Party Rocking Tour"; $325,468; $42.12.
20. (20) Eric Church; $320,774; $36.31.
Copyright (2012) Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
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