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Friday
Nov152013

Bon Jovi, The Rolling Stones Winners at Billboard Touring Awards

AEG LiveBon Jovi won several honors Thursday night at the 10th annual Billboard Touring Awards, held at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City.

The band earned the Top Tour Award and the Top Draw Award for their Because We Can trek. The first prize recognizes the top-grossing tour, and the latter honors the top ticket-selling tour.

Bon Jovi also picked up the Eventful Fans' Choice Award, based on fan "demands" on Eventful.com.

Bon Jovi claimed all of these victories despite the fact that Richie Sambora left their tour in April.

In addition, The Rolling Stones and Citi earned the Concert Marketing & Promotion Award for their 50 & Counting Tour.

The winners were determined mostly through the Billboard Boxscore chart and box office performance between October 2012 and September of this year.

You can browse a full list of winners on Billboard.com. Here are the categories won by music acts:

Top Tour
Bon Jovi, Because We Can

Top Draw
Bon Jovi

Top Boxscore
Pink -- Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne (July 7-Aug. 26)

Top Package
Taylor Swift’s Red Tour, featuring Ed Sheeran, Joel Crouse, Brett Eldredge, Florida Georgia Line, Casey James

Breakthrough
One Direction

Top Festival
Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, Indio, Calif.

Top Manager
Bon Jovi Management

Eventful Fans' Choice Award
Bon Jovi

Concert Marketing & Promotion Award
The Rolling Stones and Citi for the 50 & Counting Tour

Legend Of Live
George Strait

Hauler Of The Decade Award
Vans Warped Tour

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