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Rolling Stones, Green Day, Guns N ‘Roses among top-grossing tours of 2021

As they approach their 60th birthday, the Rolling Stones remain one of the greatest rock bands in the world: in fact, new statistics made available by the American Live Music / Box Office Bible Poll star reveal that the Stones’ ongoing No Filter tour was the highest grossing tour of 2021, selling 516,624 tickets across 12 dates and 11 cities, grossing $ 115.5 million.

Poll starStatistics of the Stones’ live activity over the decades make it an astounding read. It is suggested that the group’s 1994-1995 Voodoo Lounge tour grossed $ 320 million and sold 6.4 million tickets, while their 2005-2007 Bigger Bang Tour grossed $ 558 million in sales from 4.7 million tickets. Pollstar figures estimate that Mick Jagger and Keith Richards’ group racked up $ 870 million in the years, $ 929 million in teens and $ 800 million in the 90s, or $ 2.6 billion over the years. of those decades.

Back in 2021, the Green Day / Fall Out Boy / Weezer Hella Mega Tour raised $ 67.3 million, selling 659,062 tickets on a 20-date hike, with an average ticket costing $ 102.09. Guns N ‘Roses ranked seventh on the list, with $ 47.3 million for the year, selling 351,339 tickets across 23 shows in 21 cities: the average ticket cost here was higher, at $ 134.75.

Other rock groups that have seen success in 2021 on the road include Kiss (number 30 on the list, with $ 16.9 million gross), Slipknot (number 42, $ 12.3 million) and Korn (48 , $ 10.3 million).

Poll starThe full and detailed exploration of the global live music circuit in 2021 can be found online.