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Country singer George Strait just smashed another record in his chart-topping musical career. On Saturday, the Texas native played the largest ticketed concert in U.S. history before a crowd of 110,905 fans, according to Billboard.

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... Country singer George Strait just smashed another record in his chart-topping musical career.

On Saturday, the Texas native played the largest ticketed concert in U.S. history before a crowd of 110,905 fans, according to Billboard.

The performance at Texas A&M's Kyle Field in College Station beat out the previous record held by the Grateful Dead, which jammed before 107,019 attendees during a 1977 show at Raceway Park in Englishtown, N.J.

Though Strait nabbed the record for the largest ticketed musical performance, there have been bigger crowds at some music festivals and free concerts held in the U.S., such as the 1986 performance by the New York Philharmonic in Central Park that drew an estimated 800,000 people. ...



#1 | Posted by LampLighter at 2024-06-17 11:05 PM | Reply

Nonsense. Donald Trump holds the record for the largest ticketed concert.

#2 | Posted by Zed at 2024-06-18 08:52 AM | Reply

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