LiveNation.com, the online destination of the world’s largest live music company, announced today that 1.45 million unique visitors accessed the site for Jonas Brothers information and tickets last week, setting a new record for a single artist on the website. Jonas Brothers’ “Burning Up Tour,” which is set to hit cities across North America this summer, went on sale this past Saturday, March 29th.
“Jonas Brothers fans shattered any previous record for unique visitors for a single artist on LiveNation.com,” said Bryan Perez, CEO of Global Digital for Live Nation. “Their huge response illustrates not only the immense popularity of the band, but also that music fans are increasingly turning to LiveNation.com to get information on and tickets for concerts by their favorite bands.”
LiveNation.com is a leading destination for music fans as a live music search engine offering tour dates and information on artists and venues to fans around the world, as well as an important access point for concert tickets for registered ticket club members, VIP parking and club access. Collectively, Live Nation’s websites are the second most visited event websites in the United States, according to Nielson//NetRatings.
The “Burning Up Tour” kicks off in Toronto at the Molson Amphitheatre on July 4th and will see the Jonas Brothers performing across America, headlining Live Nation amphitheaters for the very first time.
Jonas Brothers are exclusively managed by Johnny Wright for Wright Entertainment Group, Philip McIntyre for PhilyMack, Inc. and Kevin Jonas, Sr. for Jonas Enterprises. Creative Artists Agency is the exclusive talent agency representing the group.
Live Nation is the future of the music business. With the most live concerts, music venues and festivals in the world and the most comprehensive concert search engine on the web, Live Nation is revolutionizing the music industry: onstage and online. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Live Nation is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, trading under the symbol “LYV.”