Poll: Anger Management, Ozzfest Top Festival Picks
This summer's Anger Management tour featuring Eminem, Papa Roach, Xzibit, Ludacris, and others is the festival tour music fans are most likely to attend, according to a Billboard.com poll. Of 4,903 voThis summer's Anger Management tour featuring Eminem, Papa Roach, Xzibit, Ludacris, and others is the festival tour music fans are most likely to attend, according to a Billboard.com poll. Of 4,903 voters, 29% said that Anger Management was their top pick for the festival season.
Not too far behind was Ozzfest -- which will feature tour founder Ozzy Osbourne, System Of A Down, Rob Zombie, P.O.D., and others -- with 21% of the tally. The Smokin' Grooves tour (Outkast, Lauryn Hill, the Roots) was a distant third with a 10% share of the vote.
The Sheryl Crow and Train-headlined Jeep Outside World tour and the Vans Warped Tour with the Mighty Mighty Bosstones and Bad Religion each took in 9% of the votes. Falling in behind were Moby's Area2 tour with David Bowie, Busta Rhymes and others (7%), the Jay-Z/311/N*E*R*D-topped Sprite Liquid Mix festival (6%), Brooks & Dunn's Neon Circus & Wild West roundup (4%), the bluegrass/roots Down From The Mountain outing (3%), and the Unlimited Sunshine tour (Cake/Flaming Lips/De La Soul/Modest Mouse) (2%).
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