Most people at a concert ever ?

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Postby GidanStyle » Sat Feb 26, 2011 12:54 pm

Hey guys, do you know wthat is the concert event with most people ever?
I mean those concerts where u pay the ticket too see ur singer. Not the free ones, as the famous Woodstock concert.
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Postby Wayne » Sat Feb 26, 2011 1:00 pm

Nr. Artist Year City Venue Attendance
1. Tina Turner - 1988 - Rio de Janeiro, BR - Maracana - 188,000 *
2. Luciano Ligabue - 2005 - Reggio Emilia, IT - Festival Grounds - 165,264
3. Bruce Springsteen - 1988 - Berlin, DE - Radrennbahn Weißensee - 160,000 *
4. U2 - 1997 - Reggio Emilia, IT - Festival Grounds - 150,000
5. Madonna - 1987 - Paris, FR - Parc de Sceaux - 130,000 *
6. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Prague, CZ - Strahov Stadium - 126,742
7. Oasis - 1996 - Knebworth, UK - Festival Grounds - 125,000 * (average of 2 shows)
8. Robbie Williams - 2003 - Knebworth, UK - Festival Grounds - 125,000 * (average of 3 shows)
9. Michael Jackson - 1996 - Prague, CZ - Strahov Stadium - 125,000 *
10. Queen - 1986 - Knebworth, UK - Festival Grounds - 120,000 *
11. Rolling Stones - 1982 - Leeds, UK - Roundhay Park - 120,000 *
12. Michael Jackson - 1996 - Warsaw, PL - Bemowo Airport - 120,000 *
13. U2 - 1987 - Madrid, ES - Estadio Bernabeu - 115,000 *
14. Grateful Dead - 1977 - English Town, NJ - Race Way Park - 107,019
15. Rihanna - 2008 - Casablanca, MR - Mohamed V Stadium - 100,000 *
16. U2 - 2009 - Los Angeles, CA - Rose Bowl - 97,014
17. U2 - 2010 - Paris, FR - Stade de France - 96,540
18. AC/DC - 2010 - Wels, AT - Flughafen - 94,838
19. U2 - 2011 - Johannesburg, RSA - Soccer City Stadium - 94,232
20. U2 - 2009 - Paris, FR - Stade de France - 93,272 (average of 2 shows)
21. Rolling Stones - 1978 - Philadelphia, PA - JFK Stadium - 93,000 *
22. Rolling Stones - 1998 - Nürnberg, DE - Zeppelinfeld - 91,590
23. The Who - 1982 - Philadelphia, PA - JFK Stadium - 91,451
24. AC/DC - 2009 - Hockenheim, DE - Hockenheimring - 91,312
25. U2 - 2009 - Barcelona, ES - Camp Nou - 91,028 (average of 2 shows)
26. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Hockenheim, DE - Hockenheimring - 90,871
27. Rolling Stones - 1981 - Philadelphia, PA - JFK Stadium - 90,782 (average of 2 shows)
28. Rolling Stones - 1989 - Los Angeles, CA - LA Memorial Coliseum - 90,017 (average of 2 shows)
29. Elton John - 1992 - Mexico-City, MX - Azteca Stadium - 90,000 (average of 2 shows)
30. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Wolfsburg, DE - VW Festival Site - 90,000
31. Rolling Stones - 1998 - Hamburg, DE - Trabrennbahn - 90,000
32. Genesis - 1992 - Knebworth, UK - Festival Grounds - 90,000 *
33. Celine Dion - 1999 - Paris, FR - Stade de France - 90,000 * (average of 2 shows)
34. Rolling Stones - 1998 - Hanover, DE - Expogelände - 89,963
35. Rolling Stones - 2005 - Moncton, CAN - Magnetic Hill Concert Side - 89,260
36. U2 - 2009 - Berlin, DE - Olympiastadion - 88,265
37. Rolling Stones - 1981 - New Orleans, LA - Superdome - 87,500
38. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Zeltweg, AT - Österreichring - 86,470
39. U2 - 1987 - Philadelphia, PA - JFK Stadium - 86,145
40. Rolling Stones - 1998 - Den Haag NL - Malieveld - 86,000
41. Red Hot Chili Peppers - 2004 - London, UK - Hyde Park - 86,000 (average of 3 shows)
42. Rolling Stones - 1998 - Mannheim, DE - Maimarkt - 85,613
43. Madonna - 2009 - Helsinki, FI - West Harbour - 85,354
44. Madonna - 2006 - Horsens, DK - Forum Horsens - 85,232
45. Bon Jovi - 2003 - London, UK - Hyde Park - 85,000
46. Michael Jackson - 1997 - Hockenheim, DE - Hockenheimring - 85,000
47. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Schuttdorf, DE - Festival Grounds - 84,896
48. U2 - 2009 - Washington, DC - Fedex Field - 84,754
49. U2 - 2009 - East Rutherford, NJ - Giants Stadium - 84,472
50. Rolling Stones - 2006 - Horsens, DK - Forum Horsens - 84,088
51. Journey - 1982 - Los Angeles, CA - Rose Bowl - 83,214
52. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Leipzig, DE - Festwiese - 83,105
53. Bruce Springsteen - 1985 - Los Angeles, CA - LA Memorial Coliseum - 82,973 (average of 4 shows)
54. U2 - 2010 - Athens, GR - OAKA Stadium - 82,662
55. U2 - 2005 - Dublin, IR - Croke Park - 82,248 (average of 3 shows)
56. U2 - 2009 - London, UK - Wembley Stadium - 82,122 (average of 3 shows)
57. The Police - 2007 - Dublin, IR - Croke Park - 81,640
58. Bon Jovi - 2006 - Dublin, IR - Croke Park - 81,327
59. U2 - 2005 - Barcelona, ES - Camp Nou - 81,269
60. U2 - 2009 - Dublin, IR - Croke Park - 81,066 (average of 3 shows)
61. Rolling Stones - 1975 - Kansas City, MO - Arrowhead Stadium - 81,000 *
62. R.E.M. - 2005 - London, UK - Hyde Park - 80,852
63. Pink Floyd - 1987 - Philadelphia, PA - JFK Stadium - 80,754
64. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Paris, FR - Longchamps - 80,303 (average of 2 shows)
65. U2 - 2005 - Paris, FR - Stade de France - 80,175 (average of 2 shows)
66. Rolling Stones - 1978 - New Orleans, LA - Lousiana Superdome - 80,173 *
67. The Who - 1982 - Buffalo, NY - Rich Stadium - 80,000
68. Rolling Stones - 1978 - Buffalo, NY - Rich Stadium - 80,000 *
69. Rolling Stones - 1975 - Buffalo, NY - Rich Stadium - 80,000 *
70. Queen - 1986 - Budapest, HU - Nepstadion - 80,000 *
71. The Police - 1983 - Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Park - 80,000 *
72. Rolling Stones - 1998 - Athens, GR - OAKA Stadium - 79,446
73. Madonna - 2008 - Warsaw, PL - Bremowo Airport - 79,343
74. AC/DC - 2010 - Hanover, DE - Expogelände - 79,273
75. The Police - 2007 - Paris, FR - Stade de France - 78,953 (average of 2 shows)
76. U2 - 2001 - Dublin, IR - Slane Castle - 78,709 (average of 2 shows)
77. Michael Jackson - 1997 - Berlin, DE - Olympiastadion - 78,187
78. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Mannheim, DE - Maimarkt - 78,034
79. Rolling Stones - 1981 - Dallas, TX - Cotton Bowl - 78,000 (average of 2 shows)
80. Take That - 2009 - Dublin, IR - Croke Park - 77,988
81. U2 - 2005 - Munich, DE - Olympiastadion - 77,435
82. U2 - 2006 - Santiago, CL - Estadio Nacional - 77,345
83. U2 - 2009 - East Rutherford, NJ - Giants Stadium - 77,338
84. Westlife - 2008 - Dublin, IR - Croke Park - 77,099
85. U2 - 1998 - Sao Paulo, BR - Morumbi - 77,028 (average of 2 shows)
86. U2 - 2009 - Milan, IT - San Siro - 76,902 (average of 2 shows)
87. Aerosmith - 1976 - Detroit, MI - Pontiac Silverdome - 76,900
88. Rolling Stones - 1998 - Zagreb, HR - Zagreb Hyppodrome - 76,755
89. Rolling Stones - 1998 - Paris, DE - Stade de France - 76,716
90. Rolling Stones - 1995 - Berlin, DE - Olympiastadion - 76,689
91. Black Eyed Peas - 2010 - Mexico-City, MX - Azteca Stadium - 76,458
92. AC/DC - 2010 - Paris, FR - Stade de France - 76,375
93. Led Zeppelin - 1977 - Detroit, MI - Pontiac Silverdome - 76,229
94. U2 - 2010 - Sevilla, ES - Estadio Olimpico - 76,159
95. U2 - 2010 - Munich, DE - Olympiastadion - 76,150
96. The Who - 1975 - Detroit, MI - Pontiac Silverdome - 75,962
97. U2 - 2010 - Rome, IT - Stadio Olimpico - 75,847
98. Madonna - 2009 - Athens, GR - OAKA Stadium - 75,637
99. Rolling Stones - 2003 - Paris, FR - Stade de France - 75,517
100. Pink Floyd - 1994 - Columbus, OH - State University Stadium - 75,250
101. U2 - 2006 - Buenos Aires, ARG - River Plate Stadium - 75,212 (average of 2 shows)
102. U2 - 2009 - Chorzow, PL - Stadion Slaski - 75,180
103. Michael Jackson - 1996 - Talinn, EST - Festival Grounds - 75,000
104. Madonna - 2008 - Lisbon, POR - Parque de Bela Vista - 75,000

*exact ticket sales NOT confirmed by Billboard or Pollstar

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Postby GidanStyle » Sat Feb 26, 2011 1:08 pm

Wow thank you so much !!
it's a record that ligabue is the second concert in that list.. considering that there were just italian people.. a small country if we think at brazil with tina turner
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