Live Nation Wins Eight Billboard Touring Awards


LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) – Live Nation and its partners took home eight awards Saturday night November 5th at the 2009 Billboard Touring Awards in New York City.


The Awards:

  • Top Promoter – Live Nation
  • Top Tour – Madonna's "Sticky & Sweet" tour
  • Top Draw – Madonna's "Sticky & Sweet" tour
  • Top Boxscore – U2 at Croke Park, Dublin
  • Top Amphitheatre – Comcast Center in Mansfield, MA
  • Breakthrough – Il Divo
  • Top Independent Promoter (International) – Time For Fun, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Exclusive Partner to Live Nation)
  • Eventful Fans' Choice Award – The Jonas Brothers


    "With a concert platform operating in more than 30 countries around the world, Live Nation is uniquely positioned to produce worldwide tours by the most iconic live performers in our business and develop newer artists as they take the global stage," said Michael Rapino. "With Madonna and U2 on the road, as well as newer touring artists like Il Divo and Jonas Brothers, 2009 has been an extraordinary year for Live Nation and the thousands of dedicated employees who help to make our events so successful for artists and fans alike." –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers