Live Nation takes control of Japan business

Live Nation Entertainment has acquired Creativeman's minority stake in Live Nation Japan, resulting in Live Nation Entertainment assuming full ownership.

Live Nation Japan was established in early 2012 and since then the company has promoted sell out concerts by a variety of international, regional and Japanese acts such as Lady Gaga, Nickelback, Infinite and Jin Akanishi.

The company, led by Frank Takeshita , has also successfully exported Japanese acts such as Perfume, Vamps and Taro Hakase to North America and Europe. ...

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