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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

The reporting in the week or so since the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao announcement has highlighted how expensive tickets to the bout are on the secondary market, where tickets are being listed in the thousands of dollars. However, while the big numbers get all the news, there often isn't much context. What does it mean to be really pricey?

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Madonna Announces U.S. Tour Dates

Madonna

Have you missed Madonna? Then you won't have to wait much longer to see her on tour again. The Queen of Pop has announced a new tour in support of her latest album, Rebel Heart, which will be released in North America on Tuesday, March 10. A globe-spanning schedule has been mapped out, including plenty of dates in the United States. In addition to those concerts, Madonna will tour Canada, as well as Germany, Italy, Spain, the U.K. and many other European countries. Tickets will begin to go on sale next Monday, March 9.

Madonna's last tour, the MDNA Tour in 2012, was the 12th biggest concert tour of that year here at TicketNetwork.com*. It was also the third largest pop tour of 2012 on our site, beat out only by One Direction, Justin Bieber, and Big Time Rush. That's clearly a testament to the staying power Madonna has enjoyed throughout the years. Judging by the number one dance chart position of Rebel Heart's lead single, "Living for Love," fans are ready for more Madonna. Soon they'll get their opportunity to see her perform live!

Visit the Madonna page to find tickets to see Madonna in concert.

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Major Onsales This Week: Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, and More

Ed Sheeran

The folk-pop sensation is going on his second headlining tour and onsales begin today for cities such as Pittsburgh, PA; Bangor, ME; Edmonton, AB; Vancouver, BC; and San Diego, CA.

Sam Smith

After a successful set of concerts in January, Sam Smith has scheduled a number of arena dates for this summer in support of his debut album. Onsales today include cities such as Miami, FL, and San Diego, CA.

Bob Dylan

The legendary singer-songwriter is continuing his Neverending tour with dates in New Orleans, LA; Houston, TX; Memphis, TN; and Oklahoma City, OK. The tour has 20 stops overall and onsales are today.

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Trending This Week: Lady Gaga Sings at The Oscars

Even if you didn't watch the awards ceremony this past Sunday, you may have heard about Lady Gaga's performance of a medley of songs from "The Sound of Music," including "The Hills Are Alive," "My Favorite Things," "Edelweiss," and "Climb Ev'ry Mountain." If you haven't, the video is below. The performance particularly moved Julie Andrews, who played the role of Maria in the 1965 film.

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Trivia Tuesday on the TicketNetwork.com Facebook Page

Trivia Tuesday with TicketNetwork.com

Do you consider yourself a trivia buff? Do you know everything there is to know about pop culture? Then join us on our Facebook page each Tuesday for Trivia Tuesday, where we'll ask a question about something to do with music, sports, theater, or general pop culture. For example, this week's question has to do with a period in Ricky Martin's acting career.

Haven't followed us Facebook yet? Why not!? Apart from trivia, you can learn about upcoming tours and other events, onsales dates, and more. Not a Facebook person? You can also follow us on Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest.

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