IHEARTMEDIA RINGS IN THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH THE RETURN OF ITS ICONIC 2017 NATIONAL “IHEARTRADIO JINGLE BALL TOUR PRESENTED BY CAPITAL ONE®”
iHeartRadio Brings Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Sam Smith, Fall Out Boy and Other Top Recording Artists To Lead All-Star Lineups in Major Cities Across the U.S. Including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago and Dallas
The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One® Will Live Stream on CWTV.com, The CW App and Broadcast on December 14 as an Exclusive Nationwide Television Special on The CW Network
New York, N.Y. – October 10, 2017 – iHeartMedia will celebrate the holiday season across the nation with its annual “iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One®” – the season’s spectacular music event, which captures the music and holiday spirit of the iHeartRadio app with performances by this year’s biggest recording artists. The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2017 Tour Presented by Capital One will stop in Dallas; San Francisco/San Jose; Los Angeles; Minneapolis/St. Paul; Philadelphia; New York; Boston; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Atlanta; Tampa and Miami/Ft. Lauderdale.
“The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour has become a staple of the holiday season and one of the year’s most anticipated events, with performances from today’s most influential artists,” said Tom Poleman, Chief Programming Officer for iHeartMedia. “With this year’s lineup, the holiday concert event will once again bring the joy of the season to fans nationwide. Can’t imagine a better way to end the year!”
Each year, iHeartMedia stations across the country host Jingle Ball concerts in local cities that feature performances by the year’s most iconic recording artists as well as emerging talent. KIIS-FM Jingle Ball in Los Angeles on Friday, December 1 will be carried live on over 100 iHeartRadio CHR stations and as a live video stream on CWTV.com and The CW app beginning at 7:30 p.m. PST across all time zones. The event will also be featured as an exclusive nationwide broadcast television special on The CW Network on Thursday, December 14, at 8 p.m. EST/PST.
“This year’s iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour will culminate with a nationwide radio and television broadcast on The CW featuring an all-star line up, our biggest to date,” said John Sykes, President of Entertainment Enterprises for iHeartMedia. “We’re thrilled fans across the country are able to experience the holiday festivities by tuning in to the radio broadcast on iHeartRadio stations and The CW Network’s live stream and annual television special.”
For the third straight year, Capital One will be the national presenting sponsor for the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour. As part of this sponsorship, Capital One cardholders will be the first to get exclusive access to high demand tickets through a special iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Capital One Cardholder Pre-Sale in each city.
The exclusive iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Capital One Cardholder Pre-Sale begins Wednesday, October 11 at 10 a.m. local market time and runs through Saturday, October 14 at 10 a.m. local market time or while supplies last. Tickets will be available at www.iHeartRadio.com/CapitalOne.
All other tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, October 16 at 12 p.m. local market time, and will be available at www.iHeartRadio.com/JingleBall.
In addition to the Capital One Cardholder pre-sale, at each of the tour stops, one lucky Capital One cardholder will have the exclusive opportunity to announce an artist on stage. To learn more visit www.iHeartRadio.com/CapitalOne beginning in November for more details.
The 2017 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Schedule Includes:
Los Angeles, Ca. – Friday, December 1, at 7:30 p.m. PST – KIIS FM’s Jingle Ball 2017 Presented by Capital One at The Forum
The star studded lineup features: Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Sam Smith, Demi Lovato, Logic, Kesha, Niall Horan, Halsey, Charlie Puth and Liam Payne
Ticket information available via kiisfm.iheart.com
San Francisco/San Jose, Ca. – Thursday, November 30, at 7:30 p.m. PST – WiLD 94.9’s FM’s Jingle Ball 2017 Presented by Capital One at SAP Center, San Jose
The star studded lineup features: Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, Charlie Puth, Camila Cabello, Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Julia Michaels and Why Don’t We
Ticket information available via wild949.iheart.com
KIIS FM’s Jingle Ball 2017 will video stream exclusively live on CWTV.com and The CW App and will air as a 90-minute special on The CW Network on December 14, at 8 p.m. EST/PST
iHeartMedia and all of its broadcast radio stations are committed to inspiring and creating positive change that improves the lives of others. For the fifth consecutive year, 11 cities of the 2017 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One, including San Francisco/San Jose; Los Angeles; Minneapolis/St. Paul; Philadelphia; New York; Boston; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Atlanta; Tampa and Miami/Ft. Lauderdale will partner with The Ryan Seacrest Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring today’s youth through entertainment and education focused initiatives. In addition, 106.1 KISS FM’s Jingle Ball in Dallas will work with the Kidd’s Kids program of the Kraddick Foundation, whose mission is to provide hope and happiness by creating beautiful memories for families of children with life-altering or life-threatening conditions. Each event will allocate a portion of ticket sales to its benefitting organization as well as offer exclusive packages through online auctions on IfOnly and Charitybuzz leading up to the events.
“The Ryan Seacrest Foundation is honored to team up with the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour for its fifth consecutive year, allowing us to continue to support children’s hospitals across the country,” said Meredith Seacrest, Executive Director & COO of the Ryan Seacrest Foundation. “We’re grateful for iHeartMedia’s partnership, which helps us build our state-of-the-art multi-media studios, Seacrest Studios, in pediatric hospitals. These studios provide uplifting and entertaining environments where patients can host their own radio and TV shows, play games and even meet celebrity artists that stop by to visit.”
The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2017 Tour is presented by Capital One. Additional proud partners of this year’s national iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour events include: Absolut® Vodka, Capital One®, Columbia Pictures’ Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, in theaters December 20th, Cuties, The CW Network, Macy’s, Ulta Beauty, and Verizon. Multimarket partners include: Coca-Cola, Fujifilm Instax, John Frieda Hair Care, Luden’s®, new Tic Tac GUM, and Power Crunch Protein Bars.
The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour is produced by Tom Poleman, Chief Programming Officer for iHeartMedia and John Sykes, President of Entertainment Enterprises for iHeartMedia.
iHeartRadio is the No. 1 all-in-one digital audio service with over 1.4 billion downloads; it reached its first 100 million registered users faster than any other radio or digital music service in Internet history. In addition, iHeartMedia reinvented live radio earlier this year with the launch of two new subscription services – iHeartRadio Plus and iHeartRadio All Access Powered by Napster.
Artists and/or events subject to change or cancellation without notice.
With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S. and over 85 million social followers, iHeartMedia has the largest national reach of any radio or television outlet in America. As the leader in multiplatform connections, it also serves over 150 local markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets, wearables and smartphones, and on gaming consoles.
iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital radio platform, is the fastest growing digital audio service in the U.S. and offers users thousands of live radio stations, personalized custom artist stations created by just one song or seed artist and the top podcasts and personalities. With over 1.4 billion downloads, iHeartRadio reached 100 million registered users faster than any other radio or digital music service.
iHeartMedia’s platforms include radio broadcasting, online, mobile, digital and social media, podcasts, personalities and influencers, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. iHeartMedia is a division of iHeartMedia, Inc. (PINK: IHRT). Visit iHeartMedia.com for more company information.
About Capital One
Capital One Financial Corporation (www.capitalone.com) is a financial holding company whose subsidiaries, which include Capital One, N.A., and Capital One Bank (USA), N.A., had $239.8 billion in deposits and $350.6 billion in total assets as of June 30, 2017. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One offers a broad spectrum of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients through a variety of channels. Capital One, N.A. has branches located primarily in New York, Louisiana, Texas, Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey and the District of Columbia. A Fortune 500 company, Capital One trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “COF” and is included in the S&P 100 index
About The Ryan Seacrest Foundation
The Ryan Seacrest Foundation (RSF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) dedicated to inspiring today’s youth through entertainment and education-focused initiatives. RSF’s first initiative is to build broadcast media centers — Seacrest Studios — within pediatric hospitals for patients to explore the creative realms of radio, television and new media. Founded in 2009, RSF currently has Seacrest Studios at hospitals in Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Nashville, Orange County, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.