U2 are the world’s top earning band – survey by Forbes.com

U2, are reported to have earnt $130 million (85 million pounds) from their world tour and other deals.
U2 made $10 million in ticket sales on each tour stop and, along with merchandising revenue.

In 2nd spot are heavy metal group AC/DC, who earned $114 million from their worldwide tour.

Beyonce Knowles came in third with $87 million. Beyonces husband, Jay-Z, came in 3 spot below her after touring under the livenation umbrella.

Lady Gaga, earnt $62 million from her 106-date tour. This included record sales and marketing deals. The full list of top earner can be found at: http://www.forbes.com
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~ by musicproducertv on July 18, 2010.

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