Newark, NJ – Billboard today released its 2013 mid-year ranking which placed Prudential Center in the 8th slot worldwide and fourth among the 50 states, the arena’s highest place on the list to date.
Prudential Center hosted headliners such as the Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Carrie Underwood, Alicia Keys, The Who and Fleetwood Mac over the six-month period which improved the arena’s place from 15th worldwide at the same point last year. Billboard reported from November 1 to May 31 and includes all majoring touring acts and shows.
“We are pleased with our strong showing. It proves the point we have said right from our opening, by building a world-class arena we would attract world-class talent,” said Jeff Vanderbeek, Chairman Devils Arena Entertainment. “This further solidifies our position as a must play venue.”
Upcoming shows include Justin Bieber, The Killers, Michael Buble, Nine Inch Nails, Selena Gomez, Drake Josh Groban, Rod Stewart, P!nk and Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day.