Billboard Lists

The Data Behind Billboard's Top Music Money-Makers List

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band  perform at the Bridgestone halftime show during Super Bowl XLIII
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Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band  perform at the Bridgestone halftime show during Super Bowl XLIII between the Arizona Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Steelers on February 1, 2009 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. 

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