ROLLING STONES: Top Touring Rock Act...So Far

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Pollstar, the concert industry publication, has published its mid-year Top 100 Worldwide Tours chart. When it comes to rock acts, The Rolling Stones top the list with a take of $100.8-million from 12 shows on their recently completed No Filter tour. They placed third on the overall list behind Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars.

Following the Stones on the rock list are the likes of the Eagles, Roger Waters, U2, Bruce Springsteen and Queen + Adam Lambert.

Pollstar Rock Tour Earnings Chart - January thru June 2018:

  1. Rolling Stones (3rd overall) – $100.8 million
  2. Eagles (6th) – $84.0 million
  3. Roger Waters (9th) – $60.7 million
  4. U2 (10th) – $59.9 million
  5. Foo Fighters (12th) – $53.6 million
  6. Bruce Springsteen - Springsteen on Broadway (16th) – $45.8 million
  7. Metallica (19th) – $40.6 million
  8. Bon Jovi (21st) – $38.0 million
  9. Phil Collins (22nnd) – $38.0 million
  10. Billy Joel (25th) – $34.2 million
  11. Dead & Company (30th) – $26.9 million
  12. Queen + Adam Lambert (35th) – $23.9 million
  13. Paul Simon (36th) – $23.4 million
  14. Bryan Adams (42nd) – $21.7 million
  15. Journey / Def Leppard (43rd) – $21.2 million
  16. Rod Stewart (51st) – $18.2 million
  17. Iron Maiden (52nd) – $17.3 million
  18. Kid Rock (53rd) – $17.1 million
  19. Steely Dan / Doobie Brothers (56th) – $15.3 million
  20. Avenged Sevenfold (83rd) – $10.5 million
  21. Scorpions (91st) – $10.1 million
  22. Santana (95th) - $9.3 million

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