Jay-Z and Coldplay, December 31, 2012, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. $289. Here's a look at some other top tickets of recent years, based upon average prices on StubHub.
Trey Anastasio, from left, Phil Lesh and Bob Weir perform at the Grateful Dead's June 27 show at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. This summer's farewell concerts by the Dead are among the toughest tickets in music history, with average prices on the secondary market approaching $700 per seat for their last show in Chicago July 5.
The Rolling Stones, December 12, 2012, the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. $853.
Eddie Vedder and Pearl Jam, July 19, 2013, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. $416.
George Strait, June 7, 2014, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. $413.
Billy Joel, December 31, 2013, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. $343.
Eminem and Jay Z, September 13, 2010, at Yankee Stadium in New York. $256.
Paul McCartney, August 14, 2014, at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. $232.
Jay Z and Beyonce, August 2, 2014, at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. $223.
One Direction (Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson), August 4, 2014, at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. $223.
Jay Z and Justin Timberlake, July 28, 2013, at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. $204.
U2, July 10, 2011, at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. $183.
Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran, August 10, 2013, at Soldier Field in Chicago. $180.
Eminem and Rihanna, August 16, 2014, at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. $164.