U2

U2

12/04/2011
U2's 360 officially became the most successful tour of all time, Live Nation announced today

U2's current worldwide 360° tour has become the highest grossing in history, beating the record previously set by The Rolling Stones between 2005-2007.

The Irish rockers passed the $558 million (£341m) world record following their concert in Sao Paolo, Brazil, last night (10 April).  The tour kicked off in July 2009 in Barcelona and still has more than 20 gigs to go. More than seven million tickets have been sold to date for 110 shows.

Billboard Chart:

1) U2 360, 2009-2011

2) The Rolling Stones, A Bigger Bang 2005-2007

3) Madonna, Sticky & Sweet 2008-2009

4) U2 Vertigo 2005-2007

5) Police Reunion Tour, 2007-2008
 
6) Stones, Voodoo Lounge 1994-95

7) Stones Licks 2002-2003

8) Stones, Bridges to Babylon, 1997-98

9) Springsteen Magic 2007-2008

 10) Bon Jovi , the Circle/Greatest Hits, 2010-2011