Live Nation, Inc. (Form: 8-K)  






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):   November 8, 2007

Live Nation, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware 001-32601 20-3247759
(State or other jurisdiction
(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
9348 Civic Center Drive, Beverly Hills, California   90210
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   310-867-7000

Not Applicable
Former name or former address, if changed since last report


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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On November 8, 2007, Live Nation Worldwide, Inc., a controlled subsidiary of Live Nation, Inc. ("Live Nation"), entered into a Purchase Agreement (the "Purchase Agreement") with Laurence Chicago, LLC and Laurence Chicago Ventures, LLC (collectively the "Purchasers") to sell (i) its indirect 50% membership interest in Broadway in Chicago, LLC ("BIC") held through two of its subsidiaries, (ii) its indirect interest in fee title to the Ford Center for the Performing Arts - Oriental Theater located in Chicago, Illinois and (iii) its indirect 50% interest in the leasehold on the Cadillac Palace Theater in Chicago, Illinois for $60 million in cash. The Purchasers are wholly-owned by James L. Nederlander, who owns an indirect controlling interest in the other outstanding membership interests in BIC that are not owned by Live Nation. The completion of the transaction is expected to occur on or before December 17, 2007, subject to customary closing conditions.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(b) Pro Forma Financial Information.

The pro forma financial information required by this item, if any, with respect to the Purchase Agreement, will be filed as soon as practicable, and in any event not later than four days after the date on which any Current Report on Form 8-K is required to be filed pursuant to Item 2.01.

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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

    Live Nation, Inc.
November 14, 2007   By:   Kathy Willard
        Name: Kathy Willard
        Title: Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer