Bridgestone Arena 7th in country through H1

Bridgestone Arena hosted more concert attendees in the first six months of 2013 than all but six other venues in the United States and 22 in the world. Trade publication Pollstar says entertainers sold more than 229,000 tickets for shows at the downtown arena through June 30, trailing arenas in New York, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Los Angeles, San Jose and Miami.

The seventh-place ranking is up a spot from last year. Check out the global top 25 here.