Originally created 09/15/03

Top 20 Concert Tours



The Top 20 Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week's ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

TOP 20 CONCERT TOURS

1. (1) Summer Sanitarium Tour / Metallica; $2,620,859; $70.04.

2. (3) Eagles; $1,745,060; $108.88.

3. (2) Phish; $1,702,281; $55.59.

4. (New) Aerosmith / KISS; $1,331,012; $68.46.

5. (4) Dixie Chicks; $1,209,320; $60.01.

6. (5) Dave Matthews Band; $1,160,838; $44.26.

7. (6) Fleetwood Mac; $1,053,705; $85.11.

8. (8) Ozzfest 2003; $933,394; $48.73.

9. (7) The Dead; $910,668; $44.56.

10. (9) Pearl Jam; $739,572; $38.95.

11. (10) Cher; $695,458; $66.40.

12. (11) Justin Timberlake / Christina Aguilera; $598,245; $57.58.

13. (12) James Taylor; $595,215; $38.20.

14. (13) Lollapalooza 2003; $574,142; $43.02.

15. (14) John Mayer / Counting Crows; $531,276; $36.70.

16. (New) Alabama; $488,155; $38.27.

17. (16) Kenny Chesney; $478,689; $33.13.

18. (17) 50 Cent; $468,429; $33.91.

19. (18) Red Hot Chili Peppers; $466,916; $37.01.

20. (19) American Idols Live; $437,671; $38.67.

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