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Summer music 2014: The best South Florida concerts

Summer music 2014: The best South Florida concerts

Business has been good so far in 2014 for concert promoters in South Florida, continuing last year’s theme that saw North American attendance up 23 percent and gross receipts up 26 percent, according to Billboard data.

The trend locally seems unlimited by genre, arena or geography.

Two mainstream BB&T Center performances rank among the top 20 highest-grossing 2014 shows in the country, according to TourIntel: “Michael Jackson: The Immortal Tour by Cirque do Soleil” and Cher and Cyndi Lauper.

The Zac Brown Band had to add a second show last month at the Cruzan Amphitheatre and the Enrique Iglesias-Pitbull tour just did the same, with an Oct. 26 AmericanAirlines...