Only U2 and The Rolling Stones come above them
The run kicked of in March 2016, following Coldplay’s SuperBowl half-time show. Since then, it has taken $523,033,675 in ticket sales, with Coldplay playing to 5,389,586 fans across 114 shows in 76 cities and 31 countries. The tour took in two legs in Latin America, two in Europe, two in North America, one in Australia, and one in Asia.
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“I have been in the industry long enough to know when I’m in the presence of a genius and Chris Martin is just that”, he shared.
“In years to come, Britain will look back at him as a modern day Shakespeare. He is an incredible recording artist, an incredible songwriter, but where he really comes alive is performing live. If you get the chance to see Coldplay live, do it – you ain’t gonna regret it.”