Announcement/News

POST MALONE TO PLAY EXCLUSIVE BARCLAYS CENTER SHOW ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 29

Tickets Go On-Sale Friday, Sept. 21 at 10 a.m.

NEW YORK, NY (Sept. 17, 2018) – History-making multi-Platinum Dallas, TX artist Post Malone, will play an exclusive show at Barclays Center on Saturday, Dec. 29.  Malone will perform hits such as “Better Now,” “Psycho,” and “Rockstar,” from his RIAA-certified Platinum album, Beerbongs & Bentleys, which was released in April 2018.

Tickets to the show, which is produced by Live Nation, go on sale Friday, Sept. 21 at 10 a.m.
and can be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com, or by phone at 800-745-3000. Tickets can also be purchased at the American Express Box Office starting Saturday, Sept. 22 at noon. American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Tuesday, September 18 at 10am EDT through Thursday, September 20 at 10pm EDT.

On the day of its release, Beerbongs & Bentleys crushed both the U.S. and Global streaming records stirring up 431 million-plus streams stateside and 675 million-plus streams worldwide achieving one of “the biggest album debuts of 2018”.

Malone skyrocketed to fame after the release of his 2015 viral hit, “White Iverson.” The single which is RIAA 5X Platinum was followed by his first studio album, Stoney, released in December 2016, which has since been certified triple platinum by the RIAA.  In August, Stoney appeared for its 77th week on Billboard’s Top R&B and Hip-Hop Albums chart, breaking Michael Jackson’s 34-year-old record for the 76 weeks that Thriller spent on the chart. To date, Post Malone currently has two of the top 10 best-selling Hip-Hop album of 2018, Beerbongs & Bentleys Stoney.

FOR MORE INFO ON POST MALONE, PLEASE CONTACT:
Matthew Bernal

Republic Records
Matthew.Bernal@umusic.com

ABOUT BSE GLOBAL:
BSE Global, formerly Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, 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; LIU Brooklyn Paramount Theatre; and Webster Hall. 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 Parm Italian Restaurant & 40/40 CLUB by Tanduay Rum.

NYCB LIVE reopened on April 5, 2017 after undergoing an extensive renovation. The venue 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.

ABOUT LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT: 
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.

ABOUT POST MALONE:
Post Malone stirs a mix of genres into his own sonic sound that’s both intoxicating and invigorating. His RIAA Platinum certified debut album, Stoney, led the genre-bending Dallas, TX artist to his first Top 10 Billboard 200 and first #1 R&B/Hip-Hop Album while being the “#1 Debut Hip-Hop Artist of 2016”. In 2018, his sophomore album, beerbongs & bentleys, debuted on the Billboard Top 200 at #1 and achieved one the year’s “biggest streaming weeks ever”. Additionally, Post charted nine songs in the Top 20 of the Hot 100, notching “the most songs in the Top 20 of the Hot 100.” Moreover, he also smashed the record for most simultaneous Top 40 Hot 100 hits with 14. As beerbongs & bentleys returned to #1 for the second consecutive week on the Top 200, his domination shows no sign of slowing down.

ABOUT REPUBLIC RECORDS
A division of Universal Music Group, the world’s leading music company, Republic Records is home to an all-star roster of multi-platinum, award-winning legends and superstar artists such as Ariana Grande, Black Sabbath, Florence + the Machine, Hailee Steinfeld, James Blake, James Bay, John Mellencamp, Jordan Smith, Julia Michaels, Keith Richards, Kid Cudi, Liam Payne, Of Monsters and Men, Post Malone, Seth MacFarlane, Stevie Wonder, and more. Founded by brothers and chief executives Monte and Avery Lipman, it is also comprised of innovative business ventures, including American Recordings (The Avett Brothers), Boominati Worldwide (Metro Boomin), Brushfire (Jack Johnson), Casablanca Records (Tïesto), Cash Money (Drake, Jacquees, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj), Hollywood Records (Sofia Carson, Zendaya), Lava Records (Greta Van Fleet, Jessie J, Lorde), Monkeywrench (Pearl Jam), XO (Belly, NAV, The Weeknd), Roc Nation (Jaden Smith, Justine Skye, The Dream), among others. Republic also maintains a long-standing strategic alliance with country powerhouse Big Machine Records (Taylor Swift), and Universal Music Latin Entertainment (Luis Fonsi, J Balvin). In addition, Republic has expanded to release high-profile soundtracks for Universal Pictures (Fifty Shades of Grey, SING), Fox TV (Lee Daniels’ STAR, The Four), and NBC TV (The Voice), as well as other notable film and television franchises.

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