Live Nation Entertainment

Live Nation provides concert promotions, venue operations, sponsorships and ticketing solutions. Read more

Michael Rapino's photo - President & CEO of Live Nation Entertainment

President & CEO

Michael Rapino

CEO Approval Rating

73/100

Founded:

2005

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSELYV

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AEGWorldwide is perceived as one of Live Nation Entertainment's biggest rivals. AEGWorldwide was founded in 1994 in Los Angeles, California. AEGWorldwide is in the Broadcasting field. AEGWorldwide generates $213.9M more revenue than Live Nation Entertainment.

Jam Productions is Live Nation Entertainment's #2 rival. Jam Productions is a Private company that was founded in 1971 in Chicago, Illinois. Jam Productions competes in the Advertising & Marketing industry. Compared to Live Nation Entertainment, Jam Productions has 9,483 fewer employees.

Another Planet Entertainment LLC. is one of Live Nation Entertainment's top competitors. Another Planet Entertainment LLC.'s headquarters is in Berkeley, California, and was founded in 2003. Like Live Nation Entertainment, Another Planet Entertainment LLC. also operates in the Movies & Entertainment industry. Another Planet Entertainment LLC. generates 0.00% of Live Nation Entertainment's revenue.

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Live Nation Entertainment Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$786.1M

Live Nation Entertainment's revenue is the ranked 7th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 31.4B. Over the last four quarters, Live Nation Entertainment's revenue has grown by 292.3%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $290.6M; in Q4 2020, it was $237.4M; in Q3 2020, it was $184M; in Q2 2020, Live Nation Entertainment's revenue was $74.1M.

Live Nation Entertainment Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
DG Medios

Dec 2019

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undisclosed
DG Medios provides concert promotions, venue operations, sponsorships and ticketing services.

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Live Entertainment Division, PR Worldwide

Dec 2019

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undisclosed
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Groot Hospitality, LLC

Oct 2019

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undisclosed
Groot Hospitality owns and operates a chain of restaurants that offers dining and organizes music concerts.
GO AHEAD SP. Z O.O. S.K.

Jun 2019

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undisclosed
Go Ahead is a club promoter offering tickets for live events, music concerts and nightclubs.
PDH Music

May 2019

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undisclosed
PDH Music is an artist management company that offers concert booking services for music artists and bands.

These are all the companies that Live Nation Entertainment has acquired. Live Nation Entertainment has acquired 31 companies and its latest acquisition was DG Medios in Dec 2019. DG Medios provides concert promotions, venue operations, sponsorships and ticketing services.

Live Nation Entertainment Funding History

Since Live Nation Entertainment was founded in 2005, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Live Nation Entertainment has raised $1.2B. Live Nation Entertainment's funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $1.2B

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Debt
Apr 2020
$1.2B
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Since Live Nation Entertainment was founded in 2005, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Live Nation Entertainment has raised $1.2B. Live Nation Entertainment's funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $1.2B

Live Nation Entertainment Investments

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Liquid Death is a California-based beverage company that produces and distributes non-carbonated bottled water for individuals.
$15M
May 12, 2021
Series C
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Community is a California-based marketing platform that provides one-on-one conversations and text messaging solutions for media, brands, and community organizers.
$40M
Apr 08, 2021
Venture Round
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NTWRK is an online marketplace that sells sneakers, converse, shoes and fashion accessories for men and women.
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Jun 25, 2019
Seed
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Blink Identity designs and builds face and iris-based biometric appliances that are used to identify people in motion at live events.
$1.5M
Jul 08, 2018
Seed
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MelodyVR develops a virtual reality-based music platform that allows music fans to view, host and record real-time performances and shows.
$6.5M
Jun 06, 2017
Equity
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These are all the companies that Live Nation Entertainment has invested in. Live Nation Entertainment has invested 31 companies and its latest investment was DG Medios in Dec 2019. DG Medios provides concert promotions, venue operations, sponsorships and ticketing services.

Live Nation Entertainment News

June 4, 2021celebrityaccess

Endeavor's Ari Emanuel Resigns From Live Nation's Board.

On Friday, Live Nation revealed that Endeavor CEO Ari Emanuel has resigned from the promoter’s board ... See more »
June 1, 2021MarketScreener

Dermot Kennedy Adds Additional Dates To His Better Days Tour

(marketscreener.com) SOLD OUT August 7 - Kansas City, MO @ Uptown Theater^ August 8 - St. Louis, MO @... See more »
May 20, 2021MarketScreener

Austin City Limits Music Festival 3-Day Tickets For Both Weekends Sell Out In Record Time

(marketscreener.com) 2021 Lineup Headliners Include George Strait, Billie Eilish, Stevie Nicks, Miley... See more »
May 18, 2021Celebrity Access

Live Nation Has Already Booked More Concerts For Next Year Than It Did In All Of 2019

(Hypebot) - Live Nation has already booked more shows - twice as many according to some reports - in ... See more »
May 17, 2021KamCity

Co-op Renews Music Festival Partnership

The Co-op is hoping to capitalise on the return of music festivals after renewing its sponsorship dea... See more »
May 13, 2021Built in Los Angeles

Liquid Death Raises $15M From Live Nation, Wiz Khalifa, Tony Hawk & Others | Built In Los Angeles

Liquid Death's main product is canned water, but the brand itself has created a cult-like following.... See more »
May 10, 2021Los Angeles Business Journal

Live Nation Revenue Tumbles as Live Event Industry Recovers

Live Nation Entertainment Inc. saw revenues tumble 79% in the first quarter of 2021.... See more »

Live Nation Entertainment Blogs

Live Nation Entertainment Press Releases

July 12, 2019PR Newswire

The Colosseum At Caesars Palace To Celebrate Grand Reopening With Back-To-Back Evenings With Keith Urban Sept. 6 & 7, 2019

LAS VEGAS, July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the grand reopening of The Colosseum at Ca... See more »
June 3, 2019PRWeb

Live Nation Merchandise Selects Orderbot to Power Global E-commerce Operations

Commerce Operations Software to be deployed for inventory and order management across more than 140 e... See more »
May 9, 2019PR Newswire

Critically Acclaimed Game Of Thrones® Live Concert Experience to Return For Fall 2019 North American Amphitheater Tour

LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The critically acclaimed Game of Thrones Live Concert Experi... See more »
April 9, 2019PR Newswire

Iconic Latin Bands Enanitos Verdes And Hombres G Make Highly Anticipated Return To The Road On Huevos Revueltos Tour 2019

LOS ANGELES, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Enanitos Verdes and Hombres G, two of the... See more »
April 9, 2019NewsVoir

The Vamps Announce The Missing You EP out 19th April

The Vamps are back and this time theyre doing it on their terms with the release of their Missing You... See more »
March 29, 2019PR Newswire

Journey Founder NEAL SCHON'S wife MICHAELE SCHON Allegedly Assaulted by Live Nation Hired Security Guard

LOS ANGELES, March 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As has already been revealed by TMZ and other outlets, Fo... See more »
March 14, 2019PR Newswire

The Black Keys Confirm Extensive 31-Date North American Tour

LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This morning, The Black Keys confirm their extensive, thi... See more »

Live Nation Entertainment Videos

May 21, 2021Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. Youtube Channel

"H.E.R. Performs "Damage," Presented by the 2021 Honda Civic Tour" on YOUTUBE

May 18, 2021Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. Youtube Channel

"My Rhythm and My Blues - Deon Cole" on YOUTUBE

May 4, 2021Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. Youtube Channel

"The Reason I Rhyme: Yung Baby Tate" on YOUTUBE

April 27, 2021Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. Youtube Channel

"Concert Confessions: Misterwives" on YOUTUBE

April 24, 2021Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. Youtube Channel

"Music Milestones with H.E.R. Presented by The 2021 Honda Civic Tour" on YOUTUBE

April 16, 2021Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. Youtube Channel

"My Rhythm and My Blues: DC Young Fly" on YOUTUBE

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Live Nation Entertainment Headquarters

9348 Civic Center Drive

Beverly Hills, California90210

1-800-653-8000

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Overview

Live Nation provides concert promotions, venue operations, sponsorships and ticketing solutions. Live Nation Entertainment was founded in 2005. Live Nation Entertainment's headquarters is located in Beverly Hills, California, USA 90210. It has raised ...

CEO

Live Nation Entertainment's President & CEO, Michael Rapino, currently has an approval rating of 73%. Live Nation Entertainment's primary competitors are AEGWorldwide, Jam Productions & Another Planet Entertainment LLC..

Frequently Asked Questions about Live Nation Entertainment

  1. When was Live Nation Entertainment founded?

    Live Nation Entertainment was founded in 2005
  2. Who is Live Nation Entertainment's CEO?

    Live Nation Entertainment's CEO is Michael Rapino
  3. How much revenue does Live Nation Entertainment generate?

    Live Nation Entertainment generates $786.1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Live Nation Entertainment have?

    Live Nation Entertainment has historically raised $1.2B in funding
  5. Where is Live Nation Entertainment's headquarters?

    Live Nation Entertainment's headquarters is in Beverly Hills California, USA
  1. How many employees does Live Nation Entertainment have?

    Live Nation Entertainment has 9,500 employees
  2. What sector does Live Nation Entertainment operate in?

    Live Nation Entertainment is in Movies & Entertainment
  3. Who are Live Nation Entertainment's competitors?

    Live Nation Entertainment's top competitors are AEGWorldwide, Jam Productions, Another Planet Entertainment LLC.
  4. Who has Live Nation Entertainment invested in?

    Live Nation Entertainment's has invested in companies such as Liquid Death, Community, NTWRK