Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. Music

Rolling Stones rule Forbes top 10 most expensive concerts of 2013

See also

The Rolling Stones earned top honors in Forbes magazine's newly compiled list of 2013's most expensive concert tours.

According to an article posted on Jan. 3 at Forbes.com, the legendary British rockers' AEG Live produced 50 and Counting Tour "blew all other concert tickets out of the water," commanding an average of $624.00 on the secondary market to earn No. 1 place.

The "Satisfaction" hitmakers' show on May 11 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas proved to be their highest priced gig, tallying an whopping average ticket price of $1044.00.

Other artists making Forbes' list included: 2. One Direction Take Me Home Tour ($460.00) 3. Maroon 5, Neon Trees & Owl City Overexposed Tour ($364.00) 4. Eagles History of The Eagles Tour ($354.00) and 5. Justin Timberlake 20/20 Tour.

The Stones recently earned three nominations at the 56th annual Grammy Awards, which will be held Jan. 26 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and will kick off their 14 on Fire Tour on Feb. 21 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates at du Arena.

Did you know? The Rolling Stones earned a Billboard Touring Award in November and their headline appearance at the world renowned Glastonbury Festival last year recently topped a U.K. poll to determine the biggest music moment of 2013.

Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • Coachella
    The set times you need to know have been announced for Coachella
    Festival Buzz
  • Lamar Odom
    The New York Knicks are giving Lamar Odom another shot in the NBA
    Video
    NBA Buzz
  • Porsha Williams
    See why 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' star Porsha Williams posed for this mug shot
    Video
    TV News
  • NHL tickets
    If you're looking to catch an NHL playoff game in NYC, don't expect to do so on a budget
    NHL Buzz
  • Transcendence
    Review: ‘Transcendence’ fascinates, but does it rise above the field?
    Movies Buzz
  • Kobe Bryant
    Kobe Bryant has agreed to cooperate with an all-access documentary about his life
    Video
    Sports Buzz

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!