Global live performance giant donates US $ 10 million to assist unemployed performance workers

Since the New Coronary Pneumonia epidemic began to spread in the United States and Europe, the global live performance giant Live Nation, which has signed Madonna, U2, Shakira and others, canceled all the tour concerts and other live performances in April.On March 31, local time, Live Nation President and CEO Michael Rapino announced on his social platform that Live Nation has promised to donate US $ 10 million to the crew Nation fund, and Rapino will also donate US $ 250,000 in the name of the family to help thoseDuring the New Coronary Pneumonia epidemic, people behind the scene lost their jobs because the performance stopped.Live Nation stated in a statement, “Live music has inspired millions of people around the world, but without the efforts of behind-the-scenes staff, our concerts could not be successfully held.”Because of the impact of the New Coronary Pneumonia epidemic, all concerts are suspended. We want to help the touring performances and venue staff who are fighting against the performance.”It is reported that Crew Nation is a charitable non-profit organization belonging to the Music Forward Foundation. The Music Forward Foundation will be responsible for managing the fund and helping all back office staff who have successfully run live events, including tour managers,Production manager, assembler, sound engineer, backlight technician, lighting director / designer, special effects team, carpenter, etc.Over the next week, Live Nation will contact team members from all over the world to select recipients based on needs, and Live Nation employees are not eligible to apply for the fund.Live Nation has 44,000 employees worldwide, including ticketing directors, Live Nation concerts and Live Nation sponsoring three major businesses.Live Nation produces more than 40,000 live performances and more than 100 music festivals for more than 2,000 artists around the world each year, and sells more than 500 million tickets annually.Sauna, Night Net Editor Liu Zhen Tian Ai Ni proofreading Zhai Yongjun