According to Music Trade Publication Pollstar “Rock band BON JOVI’S The Circle show was the biggest-money making tour of 2010, taking US$ 201.1m worldwide.”
Australian rock band “AC/DC” landed at number two for the second year in a line, with tickets sales from their current tour totaling US$ 177m.
U2, which was the top worldwide act in 2009, got third position, with ticket sales totaling $160.9m.
Lady Gaga chased in the fourth position, while Metallica at number five. Gaga, who has become renowned for her colorful dresses, earned US$133.6 million from her tour.
But the Poker Face singer performed tougher than any other composer in the top 10, after she played 138 shows.
With the distinction, Bon Jovi played 80 shows, AC/DC performed 40 shows and U2 played 32.
On the 6th position was Michael Buble's tour taking US$104.2 million.
The enlightening family show “WALKING” with Dinosaurs took US$104.1 million to make seventh position ahead of Paul McCartney with tour takings of US$ 93 million.
At number nine were the EAGLES with ticket sales totaling US$9 2.3 million and lastly Ex-Pink Floyd Frontman Roger Waters was in 10th position with US$ 89.5 million earned.