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Aerosmith Getting $1 Million To Play New York State Fair

5/24/2010 11:42pm EDT

AerosmithAerosmith will make New York State Fair history in August by becoming the first act to command a $1 million performance fee.

According to, fair bosses have guaranteed the rockers $1 million - $200,000 more than the fee they paid to both Rascal Flatts and Taylor Swift in 2008.

Furthermore, if the Aerosmith show on August 26 sells out, the band will take home an extra $300,000 more.

Ticket prices for the show have hit a new record too - the $104 top-priced ticket is $34 higher than the fair has ever charged for a concert, according to



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