Barclays Center named top grossing U.S. venue; ranks 3rd worldwide

Barclays Center isn't even a year old yet and it's already the top grossing venue in the entire country. According to Billboard Magazine, the Brooklyn

BROOKLYN - Barclays Center isn't even a year old yet and it's already the top grossing venue in the entire country.

According to Billboard Magazine, the Brooklyn arena also ranked third worldwide, only falling behind the ticket sales of two venues in the United Kingdom.

The center has hosted 183 events so far, including 51 concerts with big-name artists such as Jay Z, Barbra Streisand, the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney and Mumford & Sons.

Barclays will celebrate its one-year anniversary this September.
 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 Brooklyn asked residents who their favorite 1 Word on the Street: Presidents Day
The victims, both males, are 15 and 18 2 The Buzz: East 55th Street shooting
A man is accused of an armed robbery 3 Man accused of armed robbery at Brownsville beauty supply store
A two-alarm fire broke out at a bakery 4 2-alarm fire breaks out at Williamsburg bakery
Hasidic fashion designer Seth Braunstein created the clothing 5 Brooklyn Style: Hasidic fashion designer creates clothing line

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

McCartney also played on Saturday night. McCartney rocks the house in Brooklyn

For the second time in three nights, Paul McCartney played to a sold-out audience at

Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus to World-famous circus to perform at Barclays Center

A world-famous circus is set to perform at the Barclays Center. Ringling Brothers and Barnum

BK native Barbara Streisand sings aloud at Barclays Center

Brooklyn native Barbara Streisand will take to the stage tonight at the Barclays Center. Fans

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE