Beyonce tops summer concert tour list at $5.7 million per city
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Beyonce tops summer concert tour list at $5.7 million per city

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. Beyonce; $5,735,568; $114.78. 2. Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band; $5,504,772; … Continue reading

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Morricone marks 60 years as Hollywood’s go-to music man
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Morricone marks 60 years as Hollywood’s go-to music man

ROME (AP) — Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone is back on his feet after canceling a string of concerts because of two collapsed vertebrae that raised questions about the continued prodigious output of the 87-year-old music legend. Morricone, whose memorable scores to “The Mission,” ”Cinema Paradiso” and other films have made him one of Hollywood’s most … Continue reading

RushCard to pay $19 million to users for last year’s outage
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RushCard to pay $19 million to users for last year’s outage

NEW YORK (AP) — RushCard, the prepaid debit card company owned by hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons, agreed to pay at least $19 million to compensate its users who were impacted by the company’s multi-day outage last year. The technical fiasco caused tens of thousands of RushCard customers, who are largely poor and minorities, to be … Continue reading

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Tens of thousands set to gather for nation’s largest powwow

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — More than 100,000 spectators, artists, and Native American dancers are converging on Albuquerque as part of North America’s largest powwow. The 33rd annual Gathering of Nations begins Thursday, April 27, 2016 with the start of the three-day Miss Indian World pageant, one of the best known competitions of its kind in … Continue reading