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Lil B Scores Touring Deal With Live Nation
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San Francisco rapper Lil B is set to take his swag movement on the road after inking a new tour deal with Live Nation.
According to SF Weekly, the Pack member has locked down a deal for four solo shows and two festival appearances, a notable achievement for an independent ar…
Run-D.M.C. Photos Lead to Lawsuit for Live Nation
Hip-hop photographer Glen Friedman is lashing out against Live Nation, filing a copyright infringement lawsuit against the company on Wednesday (March 9) for the unlawful use of Run-D.M.C. photos. According to the suit, Friedman is alleging that the concert promotions company, alongside global merch…
Jay-Z Joining U2 on the Road
Jay-Z is hitting the road again. This time it won't be as a headliner, but to join U2 on their worldwide 360 tour later this year. According to reports Jay will link with U2 to promote the launch of Live Nation Australia with performances in Australia and New Zealand...
Live Nation Executives Consider Raising Ticket Prices
Concert promoter, Live Nation Entertainment, completed its merger with Ticketmaster back in January, and already the company is considering plans to raise ticket prices.
According to the Los Angeles Times, after seeing profits decline in the first quarter of the year, Live Nation Entertainment Chief …
Jay-Z Earns $9 Million in Two Weeks of Touring
Billboard Boxscore made a recent tally of 2010's top grossing shows thus far, and Jay-Z's Blueprint 3 tour took eight of the top 35 spots. Of the eight, Jiggaman's best-selling show closed out at #10 overall after it grossed $1,322,831.
To give some added perspective on how much an artist can make i…