Band earned $61 million...
jason gregory
14:58 19th July 2011

Take That's recent residency at London's Wembley Stadium has become the highest-grossing gig stand ever.

The band performed eight dates at the venue as part of their Progress tour in June and July, earning them £38 million ($61 million).

Up until then, Bruce Springsteen's 10-night run at the Giants Stadium in 2003 was the highest-grossing residency ever, with $38 million.

Take That performed to a total of 623,737 fans during their Wembley residency, reports Billboard.

The UK and Ireland leg of their Progress tour grossed a total of $185,175,360 million. The band are currently performing in Europe.

Take That - Progress Tour photos