| Hot Tours: Bon Jovi, Aventura, Michael Bublé
Bon Jovi sits at No. 1 atop this week's Hot Tours rankings based on reported box office stats from 12 arenas on the act's The Circle Tour. Concert totals from March 8 through April 11 were reported by promoter Concerts West/AEG Live adding over $25 million to the band's overall tour gross which has now reached the $40 million mark. Five of this week's 12 reported venues booked the tour for two-show engagements including Montreal's Bell Centre which produced the best overall gross and attendance totals. The 21,242-seat arena grossed more than $4 million from two performances (March 19-20) with 37,526 fans buying tickets. Next was Wachovia Center in Philadelphia that filled 36,697 seats during two sold out performances (March 23-24) with tickets sales topping $3.4 million. The American Airlines Center in Dallas (April 10-11) and St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center (April 7-8) also sold more than 30,000 tickets during two-night runs. The Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. brought in the band for two nights (March 26-27), while seven additional venues had single performances. All shows were sellouts.
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