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Nov 12, 2012
» The Business of Being Nickelback
“There is a mathematical formula to why you got famous. It isn’t some magical thing that just started happening.” —Chad Kroeger
Some numbers to cheer you up on a Monday:
Average yearly income of Nickelback lead singer Chad Kroeger: $9,700,000
Songs Kroeger has written for Nickelback and other recording artists since 2001: 150+
Number of singles Nickelback have had on the Billboard Hot 100: 19
Number of Nickelback albums sold worldwide: 50,000,000
Average cost of a Nickelback ticket: $61
Average attendance at a Nickelback concert: 11,000
Estimated profit for one Nickelback show: $500,000
Estimated payout for Nickelback’s 2008 LiveNation deal: $50,000,000-$70,000,000
“Great to meet you guys. Have fun, get drunk, get blowjobs.” —Chad Kroeger