Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Taylor Swift
FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2015, file photo, Taylor Swift performs during the "1989" world tour at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Swift filed a counterclaim Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, against a former Denver radio host who sued her after he said he lost his job because of false accusations that he inappropriately touched her during a photo session. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

1. Taylor Swift; $5,397,066; $111.65.

2. Kenny Chesney; $3,271,099; $89.43.

3. Madonna; $2,212,860; $137.97.

4. Ed Sheeran; $1,889,953; $62.51.

5. Luke Bryan; $1,710,065; $50.31.

6. Zac Brown Band; $1,685,791; $58.46.

7. Maroon 5; $1,613,381; $82.44.

8. Marc Anthony / Carlos Vives; $1,359,614; $107.67.

9. Foo Fighters; $1,216,281; $59.40.

10. Violetta; $1,145,986; $67.58.

11. Phish; $1,109,401; $55.40.

12. Dave Matthews Band; $964,123; $57.51.

13. Shania Twain; $942,258; $91.56.

14. Nicki Minaj; $653,854; $45.00.

15. 5 Seconds Of Summer; $635,779; $45.19.

16. Motley Crue; $634,168; $72.55.

17. Def Leppard; $602,537; $47.06.

18. Chris Brown; $594,281; $40.22.

19. Florida Georgia Line; $580,395; $35.03.

20. J. Cole; $567,289; $34.63.

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