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Revived Forum's dominance of L.A. concert business likely to continue with Kanye West, Louis C.K. and other superstar shows

Revived Forum's dominance of L.A. concert business likely to continue with Kanye West, Louis C.K. and other superstar shows

It’s only been two years since the Forum was resurrected in Inglewood, but the famed music venue has quickly grabbed a sizable chunk of the Los Angeles-area concert business. 

The revived 17,500-seat oval-shaped hall boasted 20 concerts in the L.A. area during the first half of 2016, accounting for 36% of arena concerts here, the Forum said Wednesday.  

That’s down slightly from its 39% share during the same period a year ago but still twice that of its nearest competitor, AEG’s Staples Center, according to figures compiled by Forum owner Madison Square Garden Co. 

To be sure, the 20,000-capacity Staples...

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