Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood and More Among Top North American Tours
Country music stars definitely know how to put on a show and prove it with four popular country music stars making the top 10 on the list of the Top 100 North American Tours.
The legend himself, Garth Brooks, set his place at No. 4 on the list with a total of $55.7 million grossed during his year on tour. Following him up for the country music genre is Carrie Underwood at No. 7 with $30.1 million earned, Kenny Chesney at No. 8 with $27.5 million and Luke Bryan at No. 9 with $26.5 million.
These stars fall among some of the biggest stars in music overall, including Beyoncé, Bruce Springsteen, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Guns N’ Roses and more along the list from Pollstar.
Throughout the 100 names listed, even more country stars make appearances down the way. Jason Aldean holds the No. 25 spot, Dixie Chicks at No. 31, Brad Paisley at No. 45, Zac Brown Band at No. 50, Blake Shelton at No. 53, Dolly Parton at No. 63, Willie Nelson at No. 69, Chris Stapleton at No. 71, Brantley Gilbert at No. 78, Keith Urban at No. 81 and Dierks Bentley at No. 83.
Even more impressive is the fact that the King of Country Music himself, George Strait, landed himself at No. 77 after playing only two shows for the year on record.
Check out the complete list of Pollstar’s Top 100 North American Tours HERE.