Beyonce and Jay Z perform on stage for the 56th Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, January 26, 2014. ©AFP PHOTO FREDERIC J. BROWN

Beyonce and Jay Z perform on stage for the 56th Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, January 26, 2014.
©AFP PHOTO FREDERIC J. BROWN

(Relaxnews) – On June 25, the A-list couple will kick off their “On The Run” tour in Miami, Florida. A few days before the tour starts, Forbes Magazine has provided figures for the concerts, ranking them as the most successful tour ever after U2’s “360.”

Jay Z and Beyoncé are surpassing the Rolling Stones and Madonna in terms of earnings per concert. Each show will gross 5 million dollars, while the whole tour (20 concerts) is expected to gross 100 million dollars.

The most successful tours (gross per show, source Forbes) :

Rang Artist-Tour Tour Gross Tour dates Gross/Show
1 U2 / 360 $736,421,584 110 $6,694,742
2 Jay Z and Beyoncé / On The Run $100,000,000 20 $5,000,000
3 Rolling Stones / Bigger Bang $558,255,254 144 $3,876,773
4 Roger Waters – The Wall $458,673,798 219 $2,094,401
5 AC/DC – Black Ice $441,713,636 167 $2,644,992
6 Madonna – Sticky Sweet $407,713,266 85 $4,796,627
7 U2 – Vertigo $389,047,636 131 $2,969,829
8 Police – Reunion $358,825,665 156 $2,300,165
9 Rolling Stones- Voodoo Lounge $320,000,000 124 $2,580,645
10 Bruce Springsteen / Wrecking Ball $314,000,000 112 $2,803,571

 

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