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  1. MGM & AEG Building a 20,000-Seat Arena on the Las Vegas Strip

    June 19, 2013 6:11 AM EDT Years of talk about building an arena capable of hosting professional sports and big-name concerts yielded an announcement Tuesday that casino giant MGM Resorts International and entertainment company AEG will build a privately financed 20,000-s ...

  2. Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Miguel to Perform at Billboard Music Awards

    April 03, 2013 1:30 PM EDT Chart-topping artists join Prince as live acts for May 19 broadcast on ABC; tickets go on sale April 4 Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift and Bruno Mars, who have all topped the Billboard 200 in the past year, as well as critically acclaimed R&B s ...

  3. Cee Lo Green, Nicki Minaj, Pitbull Added to Billboard Music Awards Performers

    April 28, 2011 1:55 PM EDT C ee Lo Green , Nicki Minaj and Pitbull have been added to the stellar lineup of performers for the 2011 Billboard Music Awards, which will air on ABC Sunday, May 22, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas at 8-11pm ET/PT. The trio joins pre ...

  4. Influential Touring Exec Dennis Finfrock Dies

    July 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Influential Las Vegas sports and entertainment executive Dennis Finfrock died Saturday at 62 after a lengthy struggle with Parkinson’s disease. Finfrock was the first executive director of the Thomas & Mack Center at the University of Nevada L ...

  5. ACM Awards Set For Vegas

    December 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST The 43rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards will take place May 18 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The show will air live at 8:00 p.m. ET on CBS. It's the first year the ACM Awards will take place on a Sunday, the third year t ...

  6. Starbucks Gets Dave Matthews' 'Live Trax' Exclusive

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Starbucks has announced that it will be the exclusive distributor of Dave Matthews Band’s upcoming release, "Live Trax." The compilation CD from Bama Rags/RCA will be available at U.S. and Canadian Starbucks locations July 31. Customers ...

  7. Gwen, Luda, The Fray, Mary J. Join Billboard Awards

    November 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Gwen Stefani, Ludacris, the Fray and Mary J. Blige have been added to the performance lineup for the 2006 Billboard Music Awards, which air live on Fox Dec. 4 from Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena. T Gwen Stefani, Ludacris, the Fray and Mary ...

  8. Streisand To Tour; Cohl Producing

    June 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT -show trek due to begin in October. Barbara Streisand will return to the road this fall for a 20-show tour due to begin in October. The artist has pledged to donate millions of dollars in proceeds to environmental, education and women's hea ...

  9. McEntire Returns As ACM Host

    April 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Reba McEntire has been selected to host the 41st annual Academy of Country Music Awards, set for May 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The show will be televised live on CBS. Reba McEntire has been selected to host the 41st annual Aca ...

  10. Streisand Mulls Fall Trek

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST After two years of industry speculation, talk is heating up that a fall tour by Barbra Streisand is in the works. It would be her first outing since performing Oct. 2005 at the Andre Agassi Grand Slam After two years of industry speculation, talk ...

  11. ACM Awards Get New Home

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Remains in Vegas, changes venues. The 41st annual Academy of Country Music Awards have been scheduled for May 23, 2006. While the show will remain in Las Vegas for the fourth consecutive year, it will change venues from the Mandalay Bay Events Cen ...

  12. Billboard Music Awards Return To Las Vegas

    September 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT It's a date! The 2005 Billboard Music Awards will be held Dec. 6 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The two-hour show will be telecast live on the Fox network at 8 p.m. ET and tape-delayed fo It's a date! The 2005 Billboard Musi ...

  13. Jay-Z, 50 Cent, OutKast Vie For BMA Ringtone Honor

    December 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Tracks by 50 Cent, Jay-Z and OutKast will battle for the first ringtone of the year honor at the Billboard Music Awards, to be held Wednesday (Dec. 8) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Tracks by 50 Cent, Jay-Z and OutKast will battle for ...

  14. Jay-Z, 50 Cent, OutKast Vie For BMA Ringtone Honor

    December 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Tracks by 50 Cent, Jay-Z and OutKast will battle for the first ringtone of the year honor at the Billboard Music Awards, to be held Wednesday (Dec. 8) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Tracks by 50 Cent, Jay-Z and OutKast will battle for ...

  15. Billboard Music Awards Return To Vegas

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 2004 Billboard Music Awards have been set for Dec. 8 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will air live on Fox beginning at 8 p.m. ET (tape-delayed PT). Finalists and performers will be The 2004 Billboard Music Awards have been set f ...