The white, American, guitar-based mainstream continues to find an edge on ballots
Dire Straits, The Moody Blues, and Sister Rosetta Tharpe round out the 2018 class.
Bon Jovi came in first — by a considerable margin.
Nina Simone, Depeche Mode, and Judas Priest are among the other finalists.
Based on the average price of sold tickets in the Vivid Seats marketplace.
Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, PJ Harvey, and Alanis Morissette among the newly eligible acts.
Most rockers average about 210 words per song with 2,000 unique words over all.
And thus, they have bank accounts rivaling a small country’s GDP.
Love ’em or hate ’em, you can’t escape ’em.
The moral of the story? Tour, and tour hard.
Madonna, Lady Gaga, and Coldplay take home top dollars.
Beyoncé, Springsteen, Timberlake, Metallica, Muse, and many more.