TORONTO, Oct. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Ahead of the ticket on sale this Friday, iHeartRadio Canada confirms the first slate of performers for the 2017 iHeartRadio Canada Jingle Ball, taking place Saturday, Dec. 9 at Toronto's Air Canada Centre. Returning after a sold-out inaugural concert in 2016, performers confirmed to take the stage at this year's holiday spectacle are: Backstreet Boys, Cardi B, Fergie, Fifth Harmony, Kelly Clarkson, Noah Cyrus, and Canadian artists Jessie Reyez, Ria Mae, and Virginia to Vegas. More superstar performers and celebrity appearances will be announced in the coming weeks.
"From hitting the 1 million subscriber mark on the iHeartRadio app, to expanding our concert series across the country, this has been an incredible year of growth for iHeartRadio in Canada," said Rob Farina, Head of Radio Content, Strategy, and iHeartRadio. "With a stacked lineup of performers from different genres, the IHEARTRADIO JINGLE BALL is yet another exciting way we're delivering unique, best-in-class experiences to listeners and audiences across the country."
iHeartRadio Jingle Ball tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. ET at TicketMaster.ca. Fans can also listen to iHeartRadio stations across southwestern Ontario for a chance to win.
iHeartRadio listeners in Toronto have an exclusive opportunity to access tickets to the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball early, by listening to 104.5 CHUM FM and 99.9 Virgin Radio for a pre-sale code. The pre-sale is available now and closes Thursday, Oct. 5 at 10 p.m. ET.
Official partners of the 2017 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball include: Virgin Mobile, WINNERS, and The Source.
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iHeartRadio, a best-in-class customizable digital listening experience and live events brand, is now in Canada through a partnership between Bell Media and iHeartMedia. A leader in innovative radio programming throughout Canada, Bell Media features the country's most dynamic, popular, and respected radio brands, including Toronto's CHUM FM, Canada's #1 FM station, and the ÉNERGIE group in Québec, as well as international brands like Virgin Radio. In the U.S., iHeartRadio has surpassed 90 million registered users, reaching milestones at a rate faster than Facebook or any other streaming music service. In addition, iHeartRadio's registered user milestone does not account for the millions of listeners who tune into iHeartRadio's live radio streams without registering.
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