Ticket Prices. Are they too high?
Submitted by Gayathre from Austin Texas United States
no price is to high for a Backstreet Boy tickets,there the best band in the World I would pay any price I Have to even if I only get a glimps of the.I LOVE YOU NICK!!!!!!
Submitted by Aliyah from Virginia USA
no way!!!!The backstreet boys are definitly worth it!!!! i love the backstreet boys
Submitted by Ashley Grabowski from Grafton North Dakota United States
I don't know what I would pay to see the BSB. In my opinion... well, let's just say that first off, the price of a ticket depends on how many people you want to take with you or whom all wants to go with you... typically, tix to any concert (not just the Backstreet Boys), are expensive, especially if there are... say... seven of you going. If it was just me going by myself, or if I was just gonna meet a friend there, let's say, then I could probably be able to afford it. but if there were seven-fifteen of us going together, then duh, it would be expensive. For the most part, in conclusion, I do think that ticket prices are kind of ridiculus.... the fact of the matter being that not everyone can afford them.
Submitted by Amber Carlson from Garland tx usa
heck yes they are.... ONLY RICH PEOPLE CAN CAN AFFORD THOSE!!!!!!!!!!!!
Submitted by C.J Bone from Cincinnati oh usa
I don't feel that the ticket prices are high
Submitted by Lisa from West Virginia USA
I think tickets are to high, when you are sitting in the nose bleed section and pay over $35.00 for them! It has happened to me once! I have paid reasonable prices for all my backstreet concerts and got great seats! I can't complain!
Submitted by Angel from West Virginia USA
no price is too expensive 4 bsb...
Submitted by Celeste from Cobourg, ON, Canada
Yeah but if I want to go to a Backstreet Boys show, and god willing someday I will go, then I want good seats, and I want to be able to afford good seats without being so far back that I can't see.
Submitted by Antoinette from Chicago Illinois USA
I'm 24 years old and I've only been able to see the guys twice because prices are too high. I work and have bills to pay so I can't always afford to buy tickets. The first time I went I took a friend and it only cost me $150.00 for both tickets...that was cool. For my sisters birthday I took her to the Millineum Concert, I shelled out $250.00 PER TICKET. Granted they were floor seats but they were the same rows as my first concert. Now I love the Boys music...as does a lot of my friends and family but the prices are getting out of control. By the way loving and supporting the guys does not mean having to pay an arm, leg and a couple of toes for tickets. Not everyone has deep pockets. I'll continue to buy albums and support them however I can but now I only go to concerts when I can afford to.
Submitted by Ashley from Dallas tx USA
I know the guys work every hard for their money and deserve all of it, I do agree that tickets are really high priced. I paid 120 per ticket, I had to pay for mine and two of of my friends who are broke pretty much, but I could never go w/o them! My seats werent great, I was on the like third story, but it was worth. I loved every minute and I still was so happy to be there. My ticket said 68 dollars, but since I got it online it was alot higher.
Submitted by Alex from L.A. California USA
Ticket prices are high. But it depends on where you are. The bigger the city, the higher the price. And to the person who said whoever isn't willing to pay for tix isn't a true fan, is totally out of line. That's not true. Being a fan isn't about buying tickets. It's about supporting them whatever way you can whether it's just listening to them, voting for them, or whatever. Some people don't have the money for a really nice concert; their families may work hard enough to put food on the table, so they can't afford the tix. It's unfair for you to judge the measure of a fans loyalty by the amount of money they can spend on a ticket. Howie always says to keep the Backstreet pride alive; and I'm sure he doesn't mean only if you have the money. Think about what you say before you say it. Anyone who supports BSB the best way they can is a true fan. KTBSPA.
Submitted by Celeste from Cobourg, ON, Canada
Yes I do think ticket prices are WAY too high. It's rediculous to pay $120-$320/ticket and that's how much you have to pay at Ticketmaster Online. I realize that the fellas have to make their money but I'm on a tight budget and I can't afford to pay that much for two little strips of cardboard even if I wanted to.
Submitted by Kimberlee from USA
No price is too high to see AJ.
Submitted by micha from Italy
every single dime i put on a ticket is totally worth it. it can be the nose bleed sections n i will have a frigin time of my life....... thses guys r like 50% of my life (lol) no but 4-rea.... i don't care how high tehy go i will always go 2 a bsb concert....... they r worth it n i luv them with all of my heart... money is just numbers, but bsb r real men!! don't ask..
Submitted by Ang from Private Personal Canada
I think that ticket prices are okay, depending on where your seats are. I mean, if you get the 5th level, way at the back and you have to pay between $50-$80, I think that is insaine. I did it when I first started liking BSB, because I wanted to see them so bad, but now I'm to the point where if I don't get close seats, I don't go. I refuse to pay that much for tickets and then be able to hardly see them. Not only that, there are several young fans out there that have to save allowance money, etc. and to save that much can be difficult. I'm 24, and I have a great job in Administration, and even I have a hard time with that.
Submitted by amy from dublin Ireland
any1 out der who is complaining about tickets being too high are soooo not true backstreet fans,i mean, i would sell my soul 4 tickets 2 a BSB concert.you shud be thankfull dat der coming at all and u shud just bother ur lazy ass' and SAVE UP!!! do u people know how lucky u are 2 have dem coming to ur hometown? i live in ireland dey havent been here in years.if i was old enough i wud get de first flight over 2 the u.s and get myself a ticket and i wudnt give a sh*t wat de plane or concert tickets cost!!!so quit whinging and be grateful dat u can go!!!!
Submitted by Tracy from United Kingdom
The price of BSB tickets shouldnt matter if u r a fan. I'd pay anything for a ticket if only they came to England.
Submitted by Libertarian1982 from Eugene OR US USA
Why are the ticket prices so high? I think I may have an answer.
Submitted by Erin from Kelowna British Cloumbia Canada
BLOODY YES! The ticket prices are definitely WAY too high! We're not made of money! If I was, I could arrange for a private viewing instead of nosebleed seats!
Submitted by Melissa from K.C. Missouri USA
Well I think they should lower pirices and do a stadium tour. I know it doesn't make sense....'cause you think bigger concert....more money right? Well I for one think the live concerts are what the music is all about. Not about album sales, or music videos, or interviews, or photo shoots. IT'S THE MUSIC that counts and I think if they want more respect then they should lower prices to get more people to go to concerts...which will showcase their real talent leading them to more fans. It's absolutely out rageous and rediculous that the thing that counts the most to fans costs the most. I'll be dammened if I fork out a 150 dollars for ONE bloody ticket. Like many other's have said....their main fan base is probably between 10-20 and most people between that age don't have the money to pay for that.....let alone a FOURTY TWO dollar t-shirt. It seems almost wron and coniving that the record companies (or whoever deals with the costs) allows this crap. I mean I love my boys to death but do the REALLY need 150-200 dollars per person. I mean especially when they're selling to arena's that hold 10,000 and up people. I'd be satisfied with 10 bucks a person...that's 100,000 dollars. I know the money is split up including cost of all the stage "spectacular" that they put on....but really who needs all that flashy...showy stuff. Don't you just want the music...to hear them sing? That IS what it's all about isn't it?! Or wait....maybe I'm wrong and the world needs the special effects because we get too bored too easily and think that every person HAS to one up the next. Sorry I'm tired...and I had to rant. I'll probably wake up in the morning and think "what the hell was I thinking?" anyway....goodnite.
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