POWER 105.1 ANNOUNCE STAR-STUDDED LINEUP FOR POWERHOUSE 2017 AT BARCLAYS CENTER
The Weeknd, Migos, Lil Uzi Vert, Cardi B, French Montana, and More to Perform Live in Brooklyn
BROOKLYN (August 28, 2017) – iHeartMedia’s Power 105.1, Home of The Breakfast Club and Angie Martinez, New York’s Hip Hop and R&B, announced the star-studded lineup for its annual live music event, Powerhouse 2017, which will take place on Thursday, October 26 at 7 p.m. EST, for the fourth consecutive year at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Power 105.1’s on-air personalities, DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne Tha God of “The Breakfast Club,” officially announced the all-star performers for Powerhouse 2017 which will include The Weeknd, Migos, Lil Uzi Vert, Cardi B, French Montana, and DJ Envy & Friends
Power 105.1’s Powerhouse 2017 tickets will be available to the general public beginning Thursday, August 31st at 10 a.m. EST via www.barclayscenter.com orwww.ticketmaster.com. Fans can also purchase available tickets by visiting the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center beginning Friday, September 1 at noon (if tickets are still available). In addition, fans can listen to win tickets and stay up-to-date on this year’s biggest Hip-Hop and R&B concert onPower1051fm.com.
“We are excited to present this incredible lineup to our listeners,” said Thea Mitchem, Executive VP of Programming/Program Director Power 105.1. “We look forward to returning to Brooklyn for an unforgettable night of hip-hop and R&B at the Barclays Center.”
Fans can listen to Power 105.1 on the station’s website at Power1051fm.com. Power 105.1 is a leading media outlet in the New York market with multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; live events; data; and its digital businesses and platforms, including mobile, social and its own iHeartRadio, the leading all-in-one streaming music and live radio service – with more than 1.4 billion app downloads and 100 million registered users.
As with all events at Barclays Center, arena staff will work closely with the MTA to coordinate mass transit to and from the arena and with the NYPD and other City agencies to ensure safety and security procedures are strictly followed and enforced.
BROOKLYN SHOW™, the concert and major event programming franchise of Barclays Center, is presented by Steve Madden.
ABOUT IHEARTMEDIA’S POWER 105.1
WWPR, Power 105.1, New York’s Hip-Hop and R&B, is owned and operated by iHeartMedia New York, and 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 BROOKLYN SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT:
Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment (BSE) develops and operates state-of-the-art venues and manages premier sports franchises, delivering dynamic content and experiences for audiences. BSE oversees programming, marketing, sales, and operations for Barclays Center, NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, and LIU Brooklyn Paramount Theatre. BSE manages and controls the Brooklyn Nets and its NBA G League team, the Long Island Nets, as well as the business operations of the NHL’s New York Islanders.
Barclays Center, which opened on September 28, 2012, offers 17,732 seats for basketball, 15,795 for hockey, and up to 19,000 seats for concerts, and has 101 luxury suites, four bars/lounges, four clubs, and 40/40 CLUB & Restaurant by Tanduay.
NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, reopened on April 5, 2017 after undergoing an extensive renovation. The Coliseum offers 14,500 seats for basketball, MMA and boxing, 13,900 for hockey, up to 15,000 for concerts, and 4,500 seats for its theater configuration. With a focus on emerging businesses, BSE identifies and creates alliances, strategic partnerships and other business opportunities to ensure the success of its assets.