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No. 26: Arthur Fogel | Power 100

Arthur Fogel, President, Live Nation Global Touring; Chairman, Live Nation Global Music

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ARTHUR FOGEL, 62

President, Live Nation Global Touring; Chairman, Live Nation Global Music
Last Year's Rank: 26

The reigning king of the megatour, Fogel generated more than $300 million in box-office revenue from 185 shows that played to 2.6 ­million concertgoers in 2015. U2's Innocence + Experience Tour wrapped in Paris with a cumulative gross of $152 ­million and attendance of 1.3 million. Teed up for 2016: Sting and Peter Gabriel's Rock Paper Scissors Tour.

Biggest Issue Facing the Live Industry: "The strength of the U.S. dollar against other currencies."