Madonna has the highest-grossing tour of the year December 17, 2012 | 10:08 am Leave a comment Madonna (AP Photo/Kathy Willens) The Material Girl has still got it. Madonna's MDNA tour was the top tour of the year, according to Billboard. The worldwise tour brought in $228,406,085 and sold out 73 shows. Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band came in second with $199,371,791. Sign Up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Daily E-dition newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.