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15 May, 2018, 17:00 BST Live Nation Entertainment Launches Women Nation Fund To Invest In Female-Founded Live Music Businesses

Live Nation Entertainment has established the Women Nation Fund, an early-stage investment fund focused on female-led live music businesses. Live...


12 Mar, 2018, 15:18 GMT JAY-Z And Beyoncé Join Forces For OTR II Tour

JAY-Z AND BEYONCÉ are joining forces for the newly announced OTR II stadium tour. Kicking off Wednesday, June 6th in Cardiff, UK, the international...


05 Feb, 2018, 15:00 GMT Justin Timberlake Announces European & U.K. Dates And New North American Leg To Previously Sold Out The Man Of The Woods Tour

Following the release of his highly anticipated album Man of the Woods and his epic Pepsi Super Bowl LII Halftime Show performance, Justin Timberlake ...


29 Jan, 2018, 13:00 GMT 'The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour' Adds Over 100 New Dates Across North America, Europe, Australia And Asia

Today, Kevin Hart announced he is expanding his widely successful and massively hysterical 'The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour,' adding over 100 new...


27 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT U.S. and European Legs of the Shakira "El Dorado World Tour" Postponed; New 2018 Dates Announced

Shakira's doctors have determined that she needs to spend the next few months working towards recovery in order for her vocal cords to be in optimal...


16 Nov, 2017, 16:24 GMT Coldplay's "A Head Full Of Dreams Tour" Becomes Third Highest Grossing World Tour Of All Time

Last night, Coldplay completed their massive, sold out "A Head Full Of Dreams Tour" in Buenos Aires, Argentina, making it the most successful...


18 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST European Leg of Lady Gaga's Joanne World Tour To Be Rescheduled

Live Nation confirmed today the European leg of Lady Gaga Joanne World Tour Concert has unfortunately been postponed until early 2018. The six-week...


06 Jul, 2017, 12:30 BST U2 The Joshua Tree Tour 2017; Biggest Tour Of The Year Will Reach 2.4 Million Fans

Having played to more than one million fans, the first North American leg of U2's The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 came to a triumphant close July 1st at...


20 Jun, 2017, 15:00 BST By Popular Demand, Additional European Dates Added To Depeche Mode's Global Spirit Tour

Depeche Mode and Live Nation are pleased to announce that, in response to overwhelming demand, the Global Spirit Tour will return to arenas across...


08 Jun, 2017, 15:00 BST Harry Styles Live On Tour Expands World Tour Dates To 2018

Due to overwhelming demand, Harry Styles has added 56 new show dates in 2018 to his sold-out world tour. The freshly added dates will begin in March...


05 Jun, 2017, 08:01 BST Depeche Mode's 'Global Spirit Tour' To Return To UK And Ireland In November 2017

Following an incredible, sold-out homecoming show on Saturday night at London Stadium, Depeche Mode are excited to announce that they will return to...


24 May, 2017, 20:23 BST Live Nation Statement: Ariana Grande Dangerous Woman Tour Refunds for Canceled Shows

Due to the tragic events in Manchester, the Dangerous Woman tour with Ariana Grande has been suspended until we can further assess the situation and...


11 May, 2017, 20:59 BST Shawn "JAY Z" Carter Signs 10-Year Touring Contract With Live Nation

Today, Shawn "JAY Z" Carter and Live Nation announced an exclusive touring partnership. The agreement continues JAY Z's longstanding partnership with ...


16 Feb, 2017, 23:40 GMT Ticketmaster Continues European Expansion; Acquires Leading Ticketing Agent Ticketpro

Ticketmaster, a Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: LYV) company, has today announced its acquisition of ticket agent, Ticketpro. Ticketmaster is...


13 Feb, 2017, 22:01 GMT Live Nation Sees Monster Demand for Lady Gaga's Joanne World Tour with Sold Out Shows and Newly Added Dates

Lady Gaga's Joanne World Tour - one of 2017's hottest tours - just got hotter as Live Nation announced instant sellouts at multiple venues and...


06 Feb, 2017, 09:00 GMT Following Explosive Super Bowl Performance Live Nation Announces Lady Gaga Joanne World Tour

Lady Gaga will be traveling the globe with the ‎Joanne World Tour starting on August 1st in Vancouver, BC and September 22nd in Barcelona with a...


17 Jan, 2017, 11:00 GMT U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 - Every Night In Europe Sold Out Within Hours!

Following last week's announcement, that U2 will return to select stadiums this year with U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2017, Live Nation has just...


09 Jan, 2017, 09:00 GMT U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2017

LIMITED RUN OF STADIUM DATES TO CELEBRATE 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BAND'S CLASSIC FIFTH ALBUM – Tour Kicks Off In North America On May 12 with...


19 Dec, 2016, 21:50 GMT Live Nation France Announces Partnership With Pascal Nègre And Launch Of New Artist Management Company #NP

(NYSE: LYV) Live Nation France, a Live Nation Entertainment company, today announced the launch of #NP, a new artist management company in France, in ...


04 Dec, 2016, 19:27 GMT Live Nation Entertainment Expands Global Festival Portfolio To Australia Through Acquisition Of Secret Sounds

Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: LYV) today announced that it has acquired 51% in Secret Sounds Group, the Australian company led by Jessica...


22 Nov, 2016, 19:12 GMT Live Nation Continues Building Global Festival Portfolio With Acquisition Of Sweden Rock Festival

Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: LYV) today announced it has acquired a majority stake in Sweden Rock Festival, one of Sweden's most successful ...


08 Sep, 2016, 10:00 BST Ticketmaster Launches Seatwave In Finland

Ticketmaster, a Live Nation Entertainment company, has today announced the launch of its industry-leading ticket resale marketplace Seatwave in...


08 Sep, 2016, 10:00 BST Ticketmaster Launches Seatwave In Sweden

Ticketmaster, a Live Nation Entertainment company, has today announced the launch of its industry-leading ticket resale marketplace Seatwave in...


06 Sep, 2016, 09:00 BST Qatar Ministry of Culture and Sports Appoints ELAN Group and Live Nation Joint Venture

The Qatar Ministry of Culture and Sports has awarded the operation of two world-class arenas to ELAN Live Nation, a joint venture (JV) between ELAN...


15 Jul, 2016, 05:12 BST Update: Rihanna Concert at Allianz Stadium in Nice, France Canceled

Due to the tragic events in Nice and in consultation with the authorities, the Rihanna concert scheduled for July 15 at Allianz Stadium will not be...