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Top 10 Most Expensive Concert Tickets in the US

Sunday, December 25th 2011. | Music

These are the top 10 most expensive concert ticket in the US. A concert is a live performance (typically of music) before an audience. The performance may be by a single musician, sometimes then called a recital, or by a musical ensemble, such as an orchestra, a choir, or a musical band.

 

10. Lady Gaga – $100.78

Most expensive concert ticket Lady Gaga

Most expensive concert ticket Lady Gaga

Continually experimenting with new musical ideas and images, Gaga’s musical and performance style is the subject of much analysis and scrutiny from critics. Vocally, Gaga possesses the range of a contralto and exhibits “overwhelming expression, instinctive vocal phrasing, ’80s rock reminiscent chest belts and animalistic vocal ticks” while being able to move through 2.4 octaves. When concert Gaga refusing to lip sync. Lady Gaga concert ticket is the most expensive concert ticket.

 

9. Eagles – $101.73

Most expensive concert ticket Eagles

Most expensive concert ticket Eagles

The Eagles are an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1971 by Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, and Randy Meisner. The eagles concert is one of  the most expensive concert ticket. With five number one singles, six Grammys, five American Music Awards, and six number one albums, the Eagles were one of the most successful musical acts of the 1970s.

 

8. Janet Jackson – $105.35

Most expensive concert ticket Janet Jackson

Most expensive concert ticket Janet Jackson

Michael MacCambridge of the Austin American-Statesman, who reviewed Jackson’s Rhythm Nation 1814 Tour, described lip-syncing as a “moot point”, stating, “Jackson was frequently singing along with her own pre-recorded vocals, to achieve a sound closer to radio versions of singles.” Janet Jackson concert ticket is the most expensive concert ticket in US.

 

7. Stevie Nicks – $105.62

Most expensive concert ticket Stevie Nicks

Most expensive concert ticket Stevie Nicks

Nicks began her solo career in 1981 with the 8 million selling album Bella Donna, and she has produced six more solo studio albums to date. As a solo artist, she has garnered eight Grammy Award nominations and, with Fleetwood Mac, a further five, of which one was the 1978 award for Album of the Year for Rumours, which they won. Her concert ticket is one of the most expensive concert ticket.
6. Shen Yung performing Arts – $107.59

Most expensive concert ticket Shen Yung performing Arts

Most expensive concert ticket Shen Yung performing Arts

Shen Yun Performing Arts, formerly known as Divine Performing Arts, is a performing arts and entertainment company based in New York. It performs classical Chinese dance, ethnic and folk dance, and story-based dance, with orchestral accompaniment and solo performers. The group is composed of three performing arts companies: The New York Company, The Touring Company, and the International Company, with of a total of over 200 performers. Concert ticket of Shen Yung performing arts is the most expensive concert ticket.

 

5. Rod Stewart – $108.71

Most expensive concert ticket Rod Stewart

Most expensive concert ticket Rod Stewart

With his career in its fifth decade, Stewart has sold over 100 million records worldwide, making him one of the best selling artists of all time and his concert ticket is one of the most expensive concert ticket. In the UK, he has garnered six consecutive number one albums, and his tally of 62 hit singles include 31 that reached the top 10, six of which gained the number one position.

 

4. Neil Young – $109.05

Most expensive concert ticket Neil Young

Most expensive concert ticket Neil Young

Neil Percival Young is a Canadian singer-songwriter who is widely regarded as one of the most influential musicians of his generation. He forged a successful and acclaimed solo career, releasing his first album in 1968; his career has since spanned over 40 years and 34 studio albums, with a continual and uncompromising exploration of musical styles. He has been inducted into the Hall of Fame twice: first as a solo artist in 1995, and second as a member of Buffalo Springfield in 1997. Neil Young concert ticket is one of the most expensive concert ticket.

 

3. Rogers Waters – $125.71

Most expensive concert ticket Rogers Waters

Most expensive concert ticket Rogers Waters

George Roger Waters is an English musician, singer-songwriter and composer. He was a founding member of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd, serving as bassist and co-lead vocalist. It is estimated that as of 2010, the group have sold over 200 million albums worldwide, including 74.5 million units sold in the United States. No doubt that his concert ticket became the most expensive concert ticket.

 

2. Cher – $131.22

Most expensive concert ticket Cher

Most expensive concert ticket Cher

Cher, throughout a career spanning over 45 years, has broken many records. She is the only artist to reach number one on the Billboard charts in each of the previous six decades. Her hit dance single “Believe” is her biggest-selling recording and was the best-selling single of 1999, having sold over 10 million copies worldwide. Cher ended her 3-year-long “Farewell Tour” in 2005 as the most successful tour by a female solo artist of all time and her ticket is the most expensive concert ticket.

 

1. Paul McCartney – $145.72

Most expensive concert ticket Paul McCartney

Most expensive concert ticket Paul McCartney

McCartney gained worldwide fame as a member of The Beatles, alongside John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. McCartney and Lennon formed one of the most influential and successful songwriting partnerships and wrote some of the most popular songs in the history of rock music. BBC News Online readers named McCartney the “greatest composer of the millennium”. Based on the 93 weeks his compositions have spent at the top spot of the UK chart, and 24 number one singles to his credit, McCartney is the most successful songwriter in UK singles chart history and his concert ticket is top of the most expensive concert ticket.



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