Live Nation Appointed Producer of Memorial Concert

12/12/2006

LONDON, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Live Nation (NYSE: LYV) is very proud to announce that the company will be working alongside Princes William and Harry to produce the Memorial Concert on July 1st, 2007 at Wembley Stadium to commemorate and celebrate the life of their mother Diana, Princess of Wales.

Live Nation will also be the official TV producer, providing feeds to UK and Europe in real time, with confirmation of transmission to North America, Canada and the rest of the world to be announced.

The event, called "Concert for Diana," will feature some of their mother's and some of the Princes' own favourite artists. All of the artists are being invited to perform by Princes William and Harry. Lined up for the concert are Elton John, Duran Duran, Bryan Ferry, Pharrell Williams, The English National Ballet, Joss Stone and Andrew Lloyd Webber, who will stage a medley of songs from some of his greatest West End shows. A number of other major acts will be announced in due course.

Graham Pullen, VP of Fulfilment and Client Services for Live Nation UK, commented: "I am privileged to be chosen to produce such an amazing event on behalf of both Princes. I've been lucky enough to have produced large events for Clarence House over a number of years and this will prove to be one of the most exciting."

Paul Latham, President of Live Nation UK, added: "It is a great honour to be producing what promises to be the event of the year together with Princes William and Harry. We will endeavour to use our extensive knowledge and expertise to make this a truly memorable occasion for all concerned."

About Live Nation

Live Nation is the world's leading live entertainment company, annually connecting more than 67 million fans with their favorite performers at over 33,000 events. We are the largest producer of live concerts in the world, the second-largest venue management company and have a rapidly growing online presence. Live Nation creates superior experiences for artists and fans, regularly producing tours for the biggest superstars in the business, including The Rolling Stones, Madonna, U2 and Coldplay. Globally, we own, operate and/or have booking rights for more than 170 venues, including House of Blues-branded music venues and prestigious locations such as San Francisco's Fillmore Auditorium, Nikon at Jones Beach in New York and London's Apollo Theatre and Wembley Arena. Live Nation's websites collectively are the second most popular entertainment event websites in the United States, according to Nielsen//NetRatings. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Live Nation is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, trading under the symbol "LYV." For more information regarding concerts near you, Live Nation and its businesses, please visit our website at www.livenation.com.

SOURCE Live Nation
12/12/2006

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