Classic rock saviors

The Digital Age has done a number on the music business. But old rockers - from Rush to Rod - have brought millions back into the world's concert halls. A Fortune picture portfolio.

CYNDI LAUPER
Top songs: "Time After Time," "True Colors," Girls Just Wanna Have Fun," "She Bop"

Listen to: "True Colors"

Essential albums: She's So Unusual, True Colors

Why she rocks: In the 1980s she hung out with WWF stars like Hulk Hogan and Captain Lou Albano. In the 1990s she won an Emmy for her performance on the sitcom Mad About You.

Bottom line: Her 16-date True Colors tour brought in about $5.5 million.

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