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08.15.2012

COUNTRY SUPERSTAR JASON ALDEAN TO PERFORM “LIVE ON LETTERMAN” WEBCAST, WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5, PRESENTED BY AT&T

Aldean’s Performance To Be Made Available On CBS.com And VEVO

CBS Interactive Music Group’s award-winning concert webcast series, LIVE ON LETTERMAN, presented by AT&T, will showcase GRAMMY®-nominated country singer Jason Aldean in a live webcast concert from the world-famous Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City, available on CBS.com and VEVO, Wednesday, Sept. 5 (9:00 PM, ET/6:00 PM, PT). 

Aldean will play songs from throughout his career, as well as preview songs from his forthcoming album, led by the popular single “Take A Little Ride.”  The LIVE ON LETTERMAN franchise, which has surpassed 120 million views to date on CBS.com and VEVO, has hosted some of the most established bands and musicians across the globe in an intimate and dynamic setting for worldwide followers to enjoy.

Fans can watch Aldean’s webcast live or on-demand at http://www.cbs.com/late_night/liveonletterman/.  Additionally, the show is available live and on-demand through CBS properties, broadcast on select CBS RADIO stations, viewable live on CBS’s JumboTron in Times Square, as well as via a live audio stream on Radio.com s mobile applications.  The webcasts are also offered on VEVO, the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform, through VEVO.com and its free mobile apps for iPhone, iPad and Android.  The on-demand performances are available across the entire VEVO platform, including VEVO.com, mobile web, mobile and connected TV devices and syndication partners.

Born in Macon, Ga., Jason Aldean has been in the country music scene since his first single, “Hicktown,” was released in early 2005. With more than six million records sold and nine #1 hits, three-time GRAMMY nominee Aldean is set to release his highly anticipated fifth studio album this fall, with the first single, “Take A Little Ride,” posting record first-week sales and radio airplay numbers.   Aldean’s double-platinum fourth record, My Kinda Party, the current CMA and Billboard “Album of the Year,” was the top-selling country album of 2011 and the #5 top-seller in all of music, spawning five consecutive #1 hits, including the triple-platinum “Dirt Road Anthem” and the crossover smash “Don’t You Wanna Stay” featuring Kelly Clarkson, which took home the “Vocal Event of the Year” and “Single Record of the Year” at the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.  Currently, Aldean is on a fall tour throughout the U.S.

Aldean’s LIVE ON LETTERMAN webcast will follow the taping of his performance on the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, which will be broadcast the following night, Thursday, Sept. 6 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. 

 

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CBS Press Contacts:    

Allison Mandara           212-649-9606                     allison.mandara@cbsradio.com          

Kim Izzo-Emmet          212-975-3820                     krizzo-emmet@cbs.com                     

 

CBS Photo Contact:     

Jeffrey Staab               212-975-4107                     jrstaab@cbs.com    

Press:

Allison Mandara
212-649-9606
allison.mandara@cbsradio.com

Kim Izzo-Emmet
212-975-3820
krizzo-emmet@cbs.com

 

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Jeffrey Staab
212-975-4107
jrstaab@cbs.com