U2's '360' Tour Named As Highest Earning Tour

London, Dec 22: Billboard has named U2 as having the highest earning tour in their end of year charts. According to the magazine, the rock band's ‘360' tour earned a total gross of $293,281,487.They had
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India TV News Desk 22 Dec 2011, 19:10:30 PM IST

London, Dec 22: Billboard has named U2 as having the highest earning tour in their end of year charts. According to the magazine, the rock band's ‘360' tour earned a total gross of $293,281,487.

They had already been named Top Touring Artist at the Billboard Awards in May. Second place on Billboard's “Top 25 Tours” chart were rock band Bon Jovi taking in almost $200 million.

They were closely followed by UK hit makers Take That with more than $185 million.

Billboard's “Top 25 Tours” chart is ranked by gross and compiled from boxscores reported 10 November 2010 through to 8 November 2011.

The top ten artists on the list are as follows:
1.    U2 ($293,281,487)
2.    Bon Jovi ($192,947,951)
3.    Take That ($185,175,360)
4.    Roger Waters ($149,904,965)
5.    Taylor Swift ($97,368,416)
6.    Kenny Chesney ($84,576,917)
7.    Usher ($74,954,681)
8.    Lady Gaga ($71,900,434)
9.    Andre Rieu ($67,104,756)
10.    Sade. ($53,178,550)

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