Friday, 28 August 2015
Twain in at No 2 with farewell tour
Ticket sales from Shania Twain’s Rock This Country farewell tour have hiot the $40 million mark so far, with 13 unreported concerts remaining. The singer has sold 407,000 tickets across 35 shows since the tour's launch on June 5th, and is now second in Billboard’s latest Hot Tours rankings to fellow country music superstar Kenny Chesney. Chesney brought in $12.75m over four shows from August 1-15, with ticket sales of 136,386. Twain’s five concerts from August 3-9 recorded a total gross of $5.2m from 56,589 sales. Other acts in the top 10 were Fleetwood Mac, Billy Joel, Neil Diamond, John Mellencamp, Florida Georgia Line, Imagine Dragons, Elton John and Julion Alvarez.