Bon Jovi Named Highest-Grossing Tour Of 2013

Billboard magazine has named Bon Jovi's Because We Can tour the top grossing trek of 2013. According to the mag, BJ played 90 sellout shows, tallying 2,178,170 tickets sold. The trek grossed $205,158,370.

Michael Jackson's The Immortal World Tour ($157 million) came in second, while Pink came in second with $147.9 million. Bruce Springsteen ($147.6) and Rihanna ($137.9).

In November, Bon Jovi cleaned up at the Billboard Touring Awards, taking home the night's greatest honor, the Top Tour Award, which acknowledges the act with the highest grossing tour.

BJ also won the Top Draw Award, acknowledging the top ticket selling tour and the Eventful Fans' Choice Award, which is determined by fan "demands" at Eventful.com.

"This is our 30th year in the business, and to still have Number One tours and Number One albums is a real treat and a blessing. Thanks for all your support," said Jon Bon Jovi, accepting the award via video link.

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