HOT 99.5 JINGLE BALL 2017, PRESENTED BY
CAPITAL ONE®, RINGS IN THE SEASON
WITH ANNUAL STAR-STUDDED HOLIDAY CONCERT
Top Recording Artists FALL OUT BOY, KESHA and LOGIC
Lead All-Star Lineup
Celebration to Benefit The Ryan Seacrest Foundation
Washington, DC – October 10, 2017 – Hot 99.5, DC’s #1 Hit Music Station, today unveiled the star-studded lineup for its annual holiday concert, HOT 99.5 Jingle Ball 2017, Presented by Capital One®, taking place on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the Capital One Arena. HOT 99.5’s Jingle Ball 2017 is part of the national iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One, the season’s biggest annual music event that captures the holiday spirit of the iHeartRadio app, in Dallas; San Francisco/San Jose; Los Angeles; Minneapolis; Philadelphia; New York; Boston; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Atlanta; Tampa and Miami/Ft. Lauderdale.
HOT 99.5 on-air hosts, Kane, Toby Knapp and Elizabethany officially announced the all-star performers for HOT 99.5 Jingle Ball 2017 which will include: Fall Out Boy, Kesha, Logic, Halsey, Zedd, Charlie Puth, Camila Cabello, Liam Payne, Julia Michaels and Why Don’t We.
Capital One will sponsor the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball tour and as part of this partnership, Capital One cardholders get exclusive first access to high demand tickets through a special iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Capital One Cardholder Pre-Sale. The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Capital One Cardholder Pre-Sale will begin Wednesday, October 11 at 10 a.m. local and will run through October 14 at 10 a.m. local or while supplies last. Tickets will be available at www.iHeartRadio.com/CapitalOne. Any remaining tickets will go on sale to the general public on October 16 at 12 p.m. local market time, and will be available at www.iHeartRadio.com/JingleBall.
“HOT 99.5’s Jingle Ball is one of the most anticipated holiday concerts of the season,” said Tommy Chuck, Program Director for Hot 99.5. “I’m incredibly excited about this year’s lineup and look forward to another packed house at the Capitol One Arena.”
“Another year, another great lineup and another chance to party with the greatest music lovers in the DMV,” said Kane. “It’s one of my favorite events every year!”
Every year, HOT 99.5 Jingle Ball gives back to the community to celebrate the holiday season. This year’s official charity for HOT 99.5 Jingle Ball 2017 is the Ryan Seacrest Foundation – $1.00 of each ticket sold will be donated to the non-profit organization, which is dedicated to inspiring today’s youth through entertainment and education focused initiatives.
“The Ryan Seacrest Foundation is honored to team up with the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour for its fifth consecutive year, allowing us to continue to support children’s hospitals across the country,” said Meredith Seacrest, Executive Director & COO of the Ryan Seacrest Foundation. “We’re grateful for iHeartMedia’s partnership, which helps us build our state-of-the-art multi-media studios, Seacrest Studios, in pediatric hospitals. These studios provide uplifting and entertaining environments where patients can host their own radio and TV shows, play games and even meet celebrity artists that stop by to visit.”
The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2017 Tour is presented by Capital One. Additional proud partners of this year’s national iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour events include: Absolut® Vodka, Capital One®, Columbia Pictures’ Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, in theaters December 20th, Cuties, The CW Network, Macy’s, Ulta Beauty, and Verizon. Multimarket partners include: Coca-Cola, Fujifilm Instax, John Frieda Hair Care, Luden's®, new Tic Tac GUM, and Power Crunch Protein Bars.
For up-to-minute information on HOT 99.5 Jingle Ball 2017, log on to www.hot995.com keyword: Jingle Ball or listen to HOT 99.5 on-air or online via the station’s website, as well as on iHeartRadio.com and the iHeartRadio mobile app, iHeartMedia’s all-in-one music streaming and digital radio service.
HOT 99.5 is a leading media outlet in the iHeartMedia Washington, DC market and its programming and content are available across multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; online via its branded digital sites; mobile; and social, with nationwide listening through iHeartRadio — with more than 1.4 billion downloads and more than 100 million registered users.
About iHeartMedia Washington, DC:
iHeartMedia Washington, DC owns and operates WIHT FM, WWDC FM, WASH FM, WBIG FM and WMZQ FM and is part of iHeartMedia. With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S. and over 85 million social followers, iHeartMedia has the largest national reach of any radio or television outlet in America. As the leader in multiplatform connections, it also serves over 150 local markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets, wearables and smartphones, and on gaming consoles.
iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital radio platform, is the fastest growing digital audio service in the U.S. and offers users thousands of live radio stations, personalized custom artist stations created by just one song or seed artist and the top podcasts and personalities. With over 1.4 billion downloads, iHeartRadio reached 100 million registered users faster than any other radio or digital music service.
iHeartMedia’s platforms include radio broadcasting, online, mobile, digital and social media, podcasts, personalities and influencers, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. iHeartMedia is a division of iHeartMedia, Inc. (PINK: IHRT). Visit iHeartMedia.com for more company information.
About Capital One
Capital One Financial Corporation (www.capitalone.com) is a financial holding company whose subsidiaries, which include Capital One, N.A., and Capital One Bank (USA), N.A., had $239.8 billion in deposits and $350.6 billion in total assets as of June 30, 2017. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One offers a broad spectrum of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients through a variety of channels. Capital One, N.A. has branches located primarily in New York, Louisiana, Texas, Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey and the District of Columbia. A Fortune 500 company, Capital One trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "COF" and is included in the S&P 100 index.
About The Ryan Seacrest Foundation
The Ryan Seacrest Foundation (RSF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) dedicated to inspiring today’s youth through entertainment and education-focused initiatives. RSF’s first initiative is to build broadcast media centers — Seacrest Studios — within pediatric hospitals for patients to explore the creative realms of radio, television and new media. Founded in 2009, RSF currently has Seacrest Studios at hospitals in Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Nashville, Orange County, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.