Elton John concert

Fans line up for the Elton John concert at Tyson Events Center in May. The venue had six sold-out concerts in 2011.

SIOUX CITY -- A national trade magazine has ranked the Tyson Events Center in the top 200 entertainment venues in the world.

Pollstar graded the venues based on tickets sold to national rock groups and other artists.

Tyson sold 52,467 tickets in 2011, putting it No. 178 on the list, according to the magazine.

The top spot went to the O2 Arena in London, which sold 1.92 million tickets.

Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines was the only other Iowa venue on the list, at 100. CenturyLink Center in Omaha was ranked No. 56; Target Center in Minneapolis ranked No. 58.

Tyson had six sold-out concerts in 2011.

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