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Billboard will honor the industry’s top artists, venues and professionals of the year at the annual Billboard Touring Awards reception. These awards are based primarily on the Billboard Boxscore chart, recognizing true box office success and industry achievement between October 1, 2012 – September 30, 2013.
 
Billboard also gives out its Legend of Live Award to a concert business professional who has made a significant and lasting impact on the touring business as well as its Humanitarian Award that recognizes philanthropic efforts within the touring industry, during this reception. Past Legend of Live Award recipients include: Journey, Rolling Stones producer Michael Cohl, Cellar Door Concerts founder Jack Boyle, Sir Elton John, pioneering agent Frank Barsalona, the Allman Brothers Band, Ozzy Osbourne, and Rush. Past Humanitarian Award recipients include: The Dave Matthews Band, Music Rising, Live Earth producer/CEO Kevin Wall, Jon Bon Jovi/Philadelphia Soul Foundation, Warped tour founder Kevin Lyman, Jack Johnson and Coran Capshaw.
Other key awards include the Concert Marketing & Promotion Award, the Creative Content Award and the Eventful Fans’ Choice Award.

The 2014 Billboard Touring Awards Finalists:
 
TOP TOUR
One Direction
 
TOP DRAW
One Direction
 
TOP PACKAGE
Katy Perry’s Prismatic Tour, featuring Capital Cities, Kasey Musgraves, Tegan & Sarah, Becky G Ferras
 
BREAKTHROUGH
Florida Georgia Line
 
TOP COMEDY TOUR
Jeff Dunham
 
TOP BOXSCORE
 Rolling Stones - Tokyo Dome - Feb. 26, March 4, 6
 
TOP FESTIVAL
 Coachella Music & Arts Festival, Indio, CA
 
TOP ARENA
 O2 Arena, London, England
 
TOP VENUE - UNDER 10,000 SEATS
 Radio City Music Hall, New York, NY
 
TOP VENUE - UNDER 5,000 SEATS
 
 TOP CLUB
House of Blues, Boston, MA 
 
TOP AMPHITHEATER
Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, Toronto, Canada
 
TOP PROMOTER
Live Nation Entertainment
 
TOP INDEPENDENT PROMOTER (U.S.)
C3 Presents  
 
TOP INDEPENDENT PROMOTER (INTERNATIONAL)
T4F- Time For Fun TOP AGENCY Creative Artists Agency
 
TOP MANAGER
Modest! Management
 
CONCERT MARKETING & PROMOTION AWARD
 Billy Joel/Citi at Madison Square Garden
 
 
For a list of 2012 winners, click HERE
 For a list of 2011 winners, click HERE.