What Was The Largest Paying Audience For A Concert?

The largest paying audience for a concert was the Rolling Stones' free concert at Altamont Speedway in 1969. The audience size has been estimated at between 300,000 and 400,000 people. The concert was marred by violence, including the death of 18-year-old Meredith Hunter, who was stabbed by a member of the Hells Angels motorcycle club who had been hired as security for the event.

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