LOS ANGELES Feb. 7, 2011 $116.2 million
Irving Azoff Madison Square Garden $56.5 million $59.7 million Madison Square Garden
Michael Rapino $20 million
John Malone Greg Maffei
John Malone Greg Maffei Irving Azoff
$18.8 million $57.7 million
"Liberty’s investment in Live Nation will enable us to further strengthen our balance sheet and provide us with additional financial flexibility as we execute our growth strategy," added Mr. Rapino.
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Additional Information About the Proposed Issuance of the Additional Shares to Liberty and Where to Find It
October 25, 2010
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