Cher, Stevie Nicks, Lady Gaga Make List of Most Expensive North American Concert Tickets
According to Digital Music News, the trade publication's list was created by taking the ticket average of each performer from the past twelve months. The numbers do not include add-on fees or other surcharges.
Lady Gaga has been out on the road promoting her No. 1 album 'Born This Way,' but little monsters are forking over a cool Benjamin to see the pop star's epic show. According to Pollstar, the average ticket price to see Gaga is $100.78. Hey, those costumes don't grow on trees.
If you caught Nicks on her Heart & Soul tour, chances are it cost you a pretty penny -- even more than it would have to see Gaga. The Fleetwood Mac singer, who just released her seventh studio album, 'In Your Dreams,' charges an average of $105.62 per ticket, Pollstar says.
On Feb. 5, Cher ended her three-year residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, a show that raked in quite a bit of dough during its 192 concerts. Fans of the 65-year-old star shelled out an average of $131.22 to see her turn back time.
The top 10 list also includes the Eagles, Janet Jackson, Rod Stewart Neil Young and Roger Waters, but fans of Paul McCartney have to open their wallets the widest to see the charming Beatle sing. McCartney's average ticket price tops the rest at $145.72.
The 10 Most Expensive Concert Tickets in North America:
1. Paul McCartney - $145.72
2. Cher - $131.22
3. Roger Waters - $125.71
4. Neil Young - $109.05
5. Rod Stewart - $108.71
6. Shen Yun Performing Arts - $107.59
7. Stevie Nicks - $105.62
8. Janet Jackson - $105.35
9. Eagles - $101.73
10. Lady Gaga - $100.78
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