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  1. Live Nation Named Exclusive Booker of Planet Hollywood's AXIS in Las Vegas, Theater for Britney Spears' Residency

    December 19, 2013 12:00 PM EST Two weeks ahead of Britney Spears’ opening residency performance at Las Vegas’ Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on Dec. 27, parent company Caesars Entertainment has named Live Nation the exclusive booker of the resort’s newly renovated 7,000-s ...

  2. Rod Stewart Tops Hot Tours With $4 Million Gross From Vegas Run

    December 13, 2013 2:29 AM EST Veteran rocker Rod Stewart takes the No. 1 ranking on the weekly Hot Tours recap with more than $4 million in reported grosses from his third multiple-show run this year at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.  His November stand at the 4 ...

  3. In Vegas, Clubbing Almost as Popular as Gambling

    October 04, 2013 4:02 PM EDT The cannon at the Flutter Fetti booth near the front of the gambling trade show in Las Vegas last week delivered regular bursts of metallic and crepe paper cutouts, shooting them to the ceiling in big booms and carpeting the floor with shimmerin ...

  4. Casinos Betting Big On Music

    August 30, 2012 5:10 PM EDT As gambling revenue declines, casinos are looking to superstar artists (and DJs) to usher in a new era. The view from above is equal parts privileged and treacherous: A singular perspective, but dizzying in its height, and occasional obstacles-lad ...

  5. Appeal of Small Venues Drives Midyear Success

    July 18, 2012 7:05 PM EDT Thanks to performances by newcomers, veterans and other special events, midsize venues enjoyed steady ticket sales during the midyear period. In addition to the top 10 venues recap of 15,001-plus-capacity arenas, Billboard's midyear touring c ...

  6. CeeLo Green Set To Perform at Billboard Music Awards

    April 27, 2012 6:35 PM EDT CeeLo Green, the genre-bending singer-songwriter, has been added to the growing list of performers at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards. At a press conference held Friday (April 27) at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Billboard.com editor M. Tye Comer - ...

  7. Celine Dion Cancels 10 Las Vegas Shows

    February 28, 2012 5:13 PM EST Celine Dion performing earlier this year Jamaica Jazz Blues Fest when her voice was in better condition. (Photo: Courtesy Jamaica Jazz and Blues festival) Sure, Celine Dion's heart will go on, but as of now, her voice cannot. The pop singer h ...

  8. Elton John Returning to Las Vegas for 3-Year Run

    April 19, 2011 7:17 AM EDT Elton John is returning to the Las Vegas Strip for a three-year run at Caesars Palace. The five-time Grammy winner announced Monday he'll return with his "Million Dollar Piano" show to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas st ...

  9. Celine Dion Returning To Las Vegas In 2011

    February 10, 2010 12:00 AM EST Concert promoter AEG Live has announced that Celine Dion will return to Las Vegas for a three-year residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, beginning March 15, 2011. Dion ended a five-year residency at the 4,100-seat Las Vegas venue on Dec. 1 ...

  10. Elton John To Close Las Vegas Show

    February 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST Elton John is playing his final notes on the red piano in Las Vegas. Promoters say the pop singer will close his Las Vegas Strip show, "The Red Piano," on April 22. The show made its debut in February 2004 at the Colosseum theater at Cae ...

  11. Luis Miguel On-sales Set For This Week

    June 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tickets go on sale this week for several dates of Luis Miguel's "Complices" tour, which will take the Mexican crooner to such venues as Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre and Las Vegas' Caesars Palace. On sale this Friday are Migu ...

  12. Cher Hunkering Down For Vegas Concerts

    February 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST As expected, actress/singer Cher has been added to the roster of headliners at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Through a partnership with concert promoter AEG Live, which oversees programming at the 4,100-capacity facility, the 61-ye ...

  13. Celine's 'Taking Chances' Sales Strong

    January 23, 2008 12:00 AM EST A five-year residency in Las Vegas and an unusually long lead-time between onsales and play dates seem to have had zero impact on demand for Celine Dion's upcoming Taking Chances world tour, which begins Feb. 14 in Johannesburg, South Africa. ...

  14. Dion Plots Post-Vegas Tour Schedule

    November 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST With Celine Dion's long-term residency at Las Vegas' Colosseum at Caesars Palace coming to an end Dec. 15, the Canadian singer has unveiled a 45-date North American arena tour in support of her first English-language album in three years ...

  15. AEG, Harrah's Partner For Las Vegas Arena

    August 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Los Angeles-based AEG and Harrah's Entertainment have entered into a partnership to develop an approximately 20,000-seat arena that will sit one block east of the Las Vegas Strip. Scheduled for a 2010 completion date, the privately financed a ...

  16. Rock, Seinfeld Headlining Comedy Festival

    June 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The third annual edition of HBO's and AEG Live's the Comedy Festival in Las Vegas in November will feature Chris Rock and Jerry Seinfeld headlining back-to-back shows at the Colosseum, organizers said Tuesday. The festival is set to take ...

  17. Midler To Replace Dion In Las Vegas

    May 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bette Midler will replace Celine Dion as the headliner at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, officials announced today (May 3), answering the lingering question of who would be chosen to step into some big shoes and the 4,100-seat Colosseum, which Dion ...

  18. Elton John Extends Vegas Run

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New deal adds 125 'Red Piano' shows. Elton John has inked a deal to continue his hugely successful stint at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas through 2008. John's production, "The Red Piano," was originally sche ...

  19. Elton John Extends Vegas Run Through 2008

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New deal adds 125 'Red Piano' shows. Elton John has inked a deal to continue his hugely successful stint at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas through 2008. John's production, "The Red Piano," was originally sche ...

  20. Elton John Extends Vegas Run

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New deal adds 125 'Red Piano' shows. Elton John has inked a deal to continue his hugely successful stint at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas through 2008. John's production, "The Red Piano," was originally sche ...

  21. Caesars, AEG Team With Stevie Nicks

    March 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Exclusive four-day stint will take place in May. Caesars Palace and AEG Live are jointly presenting an exclusive four-day Stevie Nicks concert event this May. "Dreams" will take place May 10, May 11, May 13 and May 14 at The Colosseum at ...

  22. Manilow To Get $60M For Vegas Shows

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Barry Manilow's yearlong engagement at the Las Vegas Hilton, announced yesterday (Dec. 15), is believed to be one of the most lucrative live performance contracts ever. Barry Manilow's yearlong engagement at the Las Vegas Hilton, announc ...

  23. Hill Sets Four-Night Stand At Caesars

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Engagement set for mid-August. Faith Hill is the latest act to sign up for a multiple-night engagement at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, with four shows set for Aug. 10, 11, 13 and 14. Hill joins such acts as Elton John, Jerry Seinf ...

  24. Gloria Estefan Show Hits Big Screen

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas has been adapted for the big screen and will premiere nationwide Feb. 10. A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace ...

  25. Gloria Estefan Show Hits Big Screen

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas has been adapted for the big screen and will premiere nationwide Feb. 10. A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace ...