The Rolling Stones and Elton John are among the nominees for the Pollstar Awards, which are presented by Pollstar magazine, the concert industry trade publication.
Both acts are up for Major Tour of the Year– the Stones for their No Filter run through the U.S., and Elton for his Farewell Yellow Brick Road extravaganza. The other nominees in that category are Ed Sheeran, Eric Church,Garth Brooks and Pink.
The Stones are also nominated in the Best Rock Tour category along with KISS and their End of the Road outing; Metallica for thei rWorld Wired Tour ;Queen + Adam Lambert for The Rhapsody Tour; Tool and their Fear Inoculum tour and Twenty One Pilots forThe Bandito Tour.
Billy Joel and his once-a-month show at New York's Madison Square Garden is nominated for Best Residency, along with extended stays by Aerosmith at the Park Theater in Las Vegas; Celine Dion at the The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Vegas; David Byrne at New York's Hudson Theatre; and Janet Jackson and Lady Gaga, both -- separately -- at the Park Theater in Las Vegas.
The awards will be handed out February 6th at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.