publish date: 2017-08-04
KIIS-FM and iHeartRadio event had been held at L.A. Live since 2009
One of LA's biggest holiday radio shows is moving across town to new digs in Inglewood. KIIS-FM's long running Jingle Ball is moving to The Forum after eight years at the AEG-owned Staples Center and Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live, has learned.
The full-day event, promoted by iHeartMedia, is one of the biggest radio shows in the country, and garners significant media attention. Last year's Jingle Ball included performances by Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys, Bruno Mars, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Meghan Trainor, Shawn Mendes, Diplo and Niall Horan. Besides LA, iHeartMedia tours Jingle Ball each December — in 2016, the tour made 12 stops in the U.S. reached out to representatives from iHeartMedia, but was told no one from the company would be commenting for this story.