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January 09, 2007 10:00 ET

TicketNews Weekly Top 10s and Analysis for the Week of 1/01/07-1/07/07

VERNON, CT -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 9, 2007 -- TicketNews announces its weekly Top 10s and analysis for the week of 1/01/07-1/07/07.

TOP 10 EVENTS

Event                    This Week       Last Week
Wicked                       1               1
New England Patriots         2             n/a
Philadelphia Eagles          3             n/a
Jersey Boys                  4               2
BCS Championship Game        5               5
Seattle Seahawks             6             n/a
High School Musical:
 The Concert                 7               3
Bob Seger                    8               4
Justin Timberlake            9             n/a
Indianapolis Colts          10             n/a
Despite the increasing NFL presence in the Top Ten, "Wicked" starts off the New Year holding strong to the number one spot.

TOP 10 SPORTS EVENTS

Event                    This Week       Last Week
New England Patriots         1               4
Philadelphia Eagles          2             n/a
BCS Championship Game        3               1
Seattle Seahawks             4             n/a
Indianapolis Colts           5             n/a
San Diego Chargers           6               6
NASCAR Nextel Cup Series:
 Daytona 500                 7               7
New Orleans Saints           8               3
Los Angeles Lakers           9             n/a
New York Rangers            10             n/a


TOP 10 THEATRE EVENTS

Event                    This Week       Last Week
Wicked                       1               1
Jersey Boys                  2               2
Mary Poppins                 3               4
Lion King                    4               3
Monty Python's Spamalot      5               6
Blue Man Group               6               7
Phantom of the Opera         7              10
Les Misérables               8             n/a
The Color Purple             9             n/a
High School Musical         10             n/a
Mary Poppins continues its climb up the Theatre Top Ten. This week the Disney show, which received lukewarm reviews, rises to the number three spot.

TOP 10 CONCERT EVENTS

Event                    This Week      Last Week
High School Musical:
 The Concert                 1              1
Bob Seger                    2              2
Justin Timberlake            3              7
Eric Clapton                 4              6
George Strait                5              3
Rod Stewart                  6              5
Josh Groban                  7              4
The Cheetah Girls            8              9
Red Hot Chili Peppers        9             10
Céline Dion                 10              8
The Justin Timberlake tour is heating up with a surprising surge.

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