January 30, 2007 10:00 ET

Super Bowl XLI Topples "Wicked"

VERNON, CT -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 30, 2007 -- TicketNews announces its weekly Top 10s and analysis for the week of 1/22/07-1/28/07.

                     TOP 10 EVENTS
Event                       This Week       Last Week
Super Bowl XLI                  1               3
Wicked                          2               1
Bob Seger                       3               7
Jersey Boys                     4               6
George Strait                   5               5
Houston Rodeo                   6               8
Boston Red Sox                  7              n/a
Billy Joel                      8              n/a
Rod Stewart                     9              n/a
Justin Timberlake              10              10
"Wicked" is done defying gravity, and drops to the number two spot. The long-standing number one event is no match for Super Bowl XLI, which easily soars to the top of the chart with its high demand and even higher ticket prices.
                 TOP 10 SPORTS EVENTS
Event                       This Week       Last Week
Super Bowl XLI                  1               2
Houston Rodeo                   2               4
Boston Red Sox                  3               6
NASCAR Nextel Cup Series:
 Daytona 500                    4               5
Dallas Mavericks                5               9
Denver Nuggets                  6              10
Ultimate Fighting Championship  7              n/a
Cleveland Cavaliers             8              n/a
New York Knicks                 9               7
WWE                            10              n/a

                TOP 10 THEATRE EVENTS
Event                       This Week       Last Week
Wicked                          1               1
Jersey Boys                     2               2
Mary Poppins                    3               3
Cirque Du Soleil:
 "The Beatles: Love"            4               5
Lion King                       5               6
Monty Python's Spamalot         6               4
Blue Man Group                  7               7
The Color Purple                8               8
Phantom of the Opera            9               9
Cirque Du Soleil: "O"          10              10

                 TOP 10 CONCERT EVENTS
Event                       This Week       Last Week
Bob Seger                       1               2
George Strait                   2               1
Billy Joel                      3              n/a
Rod Stewart                     4               5
Justin Timberlake               5               4
Eric Clapton                    6               6
Rascal Flatts                   7              10
Coachella Valley Music & Arts
 Festival                       8              n/a
Mana                            9               8
Christina Aguilera             10               9 is a comprehensive industry and consumer source for news and information relating to the ticket industry. TicketNews is a one-stop source for industry news, market analysis, event announcements, cancellations, and information. TicketNews is updated daily with original articles and an aggregation of third party sources. TicketNews information is based on ticket sales from the TicketNetwork Exchange™, the world's largest secondary market exchange. For more information, visit

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