The top 2012 concert tours have been announced, and ticket sales records may be broken with this year's line-up, which includes everyone from Van Halen and Bruce Springsteen to Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber and more.
Numerous reports have suggested that sales and revenue records could be surpassed due to the high number of big-name acts who are expected to hit the road in 2012.
We can foresee this being a record year for revenue certainly, and possibly even for attendance, Gary Bongiovanni, editor of the concert-industry tracking magazine Pollstar, told the Los Angeles Times.
Below is a run-down of what looks to be the top ten most popular concert tours of 2012, as we can tell so far (no particular order), and all the details are broken down in this great slideshow.
2. Van Halen
7. Lady Gaga
9. Beach Boys