Lady Gaga, B.o.B, 30 Seconds to Mars Among Hardest-Working Music Acts (Study)

Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga
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Lady Gaga, B.o.B, 30 Seconds to Mars and Vampire Weekend were among the hardest-working touring music acts in 2010, according a study released Thursday by Songkick, a website focused on live music that aggregates artist, concert, festival, venue and ticket information. 

The study, based on Songkick's analysis of the total number of tour dates artists had in 2010, found that indie rockers Vampire Weekend (No. 8) actually traveled the farthest last year -- a total of 150,000 miles, averaging more than 944 miles per show -- but pop-punk band Mayday Parade topped the list with the most tour dates, with 194.

Also landing in the top 20 were country veteran Willie Nelson (No. 6), pop singer Lady Gaga (No. 7), Jared Leto-led rockers 30 Seconds to Mars (No. 14), hip-hopper B.o.B (No. 17) and veteran rockers Megadeth (No. 20).

The complete top 20 follows:

1.  Mayday Parade -- 194 tour dates; 71,000 miles traveled
2. Caribou -- 185 tour dates; 139,000 miles traveled
3. Surfer Blood -- 183 tour dates; 111,000 miles traveled
4. Two Door Cinema Club -- 168 tour dates; 130,000 miles traveled
5. Skillet -- 166 tour dates; 72,000 miles traveled
6. Willie Nelson -- 161 tour dates; 56,000 miles traveled
7. Lady Gaga -- 159 tour dates; 89,000 miles traveled
8. Vampire Weekend -- 159 tour dates; 150,000 miles traveled
9. Beach House -- 157 tour dates; 89,000 miles traveled
10. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club -- 155 tour dates; 82,000 miles traveled
11. Never Shout Never -- 154 tour dates; 56,000 miles traveled
12. Every Avenue -- 153 tour dates; 73,000 miles traveled
13. Breathe Carolina -- 147 tour dates; 68,000 miles traveled
14. 30 Seconds to Mars -- 142 tour dates; 124,000 miles traveled
15. We the Kings -- 134 tour dates; 82,000 miles traveled
16. Hey Monday -- 133 tour dates, 51,000 miles traveled
17. B.o.B -- 127 tour dates; 128,000 miles traveled
18. Alesana -- 124 tour dates; 57,000 miles traveled
19. Parkway Drive -- 120 tour dates; 87,000 miles traveled
20. Megadeth -- 117 tour dates; 88,000 miles traveled

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