Though they didn't tour outside of the U.S., Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw 's Brothers of the Sun trek has landed on Pollstar 's Year End List of 2012's Top 50 Worldwide Tours . Kenny and Tim's tour took in $96.5 million to come in at #7 on the list, behind the likes of Lady Gaga , Coldplay and Bruce Springsteen . Madonna was on top of the touring list for the year, with more than $296 million coming in from her MDNA tour.
Jason Aldean ranked at #24 on the list with $40 million coming in from his My Kinda Party tour. Brad Paisley ranked 28th with $36.8 million, while Lady Antebellum ranked 32nd, making $35.7 million. Zac Brown Band , Eric Church , Carrie Underwood and Rascal Flatts were also ranked in the 40s.
Pollstar will release their full touring report on 2012 later this month.
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