Rolling Stones Score The Top Grossing American Tour
Talk about a group that can sustain an audience! The Stones are still rocking the world and going strong! The scored the top grossing American tour. Here's the story from RTT News.
Rock icons The Rolling Stones' No Filter tour was the top grossing tour in North American in 2019, according to Pollstar, grossing $177.8 million at 16 shows.
Rolling Stones also had 13 of the top-20 highest-grossing concerts of 2019, with August 1 and August 5 shows at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, topping the tally with $25.5 million.
Rolling Stones, who only played shows in the U.S. in 2019, are at No. 5 on Pollstar's year-end list of top-grossing worldwide tours, which was topped by pop star P!nk.
Elton John's ongoing Farewell Yellow Brick Road grossed $157.4 million in the U.S. and Canada over 81 concerts, earning the legend the No. 2 spot on the list of the top grossing tours of North America.
Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band, who grossed $97.0 million and sold 867,925 tickets, came in at No. 3. P!nk and Ariana Grande came in at No. 4 and 5, respectively.