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No. 69: Cliff Burnstein & Peter Mensch | Power 100

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CLIFF BURNSTEIN

PETER MENSCH, 63

Co-founders, Q Prime

Last Year's Rank: 71

In its 34th year, the management firm co-founded by Burnstein and Mensch had new albums and lucrative tours from Metallica and Red Hot Chili Peppers, whose LPs respectively earned 818,000 and 462,000 equivalent album units by the end of 2016. Muse's tour broke attendance records across Europe, and Foals climbed the bill at British festivals.

Industry's Biggest Threat: Mensch: "Bad music!"

2017 Power 100