Tim McGraw And Faith Hill To Receive Legends Of Live Awards At 14th Annual Billboard Touring Conference & Awards

LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) — Country music icons Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are in line to receive the Legends of Live award when the 14th annual Billboard Touring Conference & Awards returns to Los Angeles next month.

The awards show will be hosted by The Daily Show's Trevor Noah with Hasan Minhaj serving as the 'senior correspondant' and will honor rtists, executives, companies and venues behind this year's top tours.

Other announced award recipients for this year's awards gala include Lil Uzi Vert, who will will receive the Breakthrough Artist award, and non-profit gun violence prevention advocacy group Everytown for Gun Safety, who will receive Billboard's Humanitarian Award for 2017.

The two-day gathering will take place at Montage Beverly Hills in Los Angeles on Nov. 14 and 15 with a lineup for artists and executives that includes Reggie Watts, Diplo, Matoma, Lil Dicky, Michele Bernstein, Partner at WME; Sam Hunt, Music Agent at Paradigm; Jay Marciano, Chief Operating Officer at AEG Worldwide and Chairman and CEO of AEG Presents; Ty Stiklorius, Founder and CEO of Friends at Work, to name a few.

Billboard will also introduce its first-ever Hip-Hop Power Panel, featuring WME Partner Brent Smith; UTA's Cheryl Paglierani; Erin Larsen from Paradigm; Omar Al-joulani, VP of Touring at Live Nation; Dre London, Founder, London Entertainment; and Robert Gibbs, Partner at ICM.

All of the 2017 Finalists and Honorees


LEGENDS OF LIVE

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill


HUMANITARIAN AWARD

Everytown for Gun Safety


BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST

Lil Uzi Vert


TOP TOUR

Coldplay
Guns N' Roses
U2


TOP DRAW

Coldplay
Guns N' Roses
U2


TOP FESTIVAL

Coachella
Stagecoach
Outside Lands


TOP ARENA

Madison Square Garden, New York
O2 Arena, London
T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas


TOP VENUE – UNDER 10,000 SEATS

Auditorio Nacional, Mexico City
The Axis at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas
Radio City Music Hall, New York


TOP VENUE – UNDER 5,000 SEATS

The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
Fox Theatre, Atlanta
Orpheum Theatre, Minneapolis


TOP PROMOTER

AEG Presents
Live Nation Entertainment
OCESA-CIE


TOP INDEPENDENT PROMOTER WORLDWIDE

Another Planet Entertainment
Frontier Touring
Mercury Concerts


TOP AGENCY

Paradigm Talent Agency
Creative Artists Agency
William Morris Endeavor


CONCERT MARKETING & PROMOTION

Bruno Mars Paint the World Gold Campaign for 24K Magic Tour
Khalid Summer #F21xMusic Digital and We Are Forever campaigns for Forever 21
Lady Gaga's "Dream Ticket" promotion with Verizon for her Joanne World Tour
Taylor Swift's Super Saturday show with AT&T and Swift-curated channel on AT&T's DirecTV Now streaming-TV service
Foo Fighters Cal Jam and North American Concrete and Gold Tour with Capital One


TOP MANAGER

Jeffrey Azoff
Pat Corcoran
Scooter Braun


TOP COMEDY TOUR

Dave Chappelle
Amy Schumer
Jerry Seinfeld


TOP CLUB

The Fillmore Philadelphia
House of Blues Boston
9:30 Club, Washington, D.C.


TOP AMPHITHEATER

BB&T Pavilion, Camden, N.J.
Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles
Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, N.Y.


TOP BOXSCORE

Guns N' Roses, London Stadium, June 16-17
Phish, Madison Square Garden, New York, July 21-Aug. 6
U2, Stade de France, Paris, July 25-26

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