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Delighting listeners and customers through the power of live music and entertainment

Global stage over 150 live events each year attracting the biggest artists, personalities and performers on the planet. From hit music to classical, debates to awards, our branded-live portfolio includes Capital’s Summertime Ball, Classic FM Live and The Global Awards.

Capital's Summertime Ball

The biggest party of the summer, Capital’s Summertime Ball is simply the largest event of its kind.

Hit music artists jet in from all over the world to perform in front of 80,000 people at Wembley Stadium. In 2019 these included The Jonas Brothers, Calvin Harris, Mark Ronson and Maroon 5.

Capital's Jingle Bell Ball

The UK’s biggest Christmas party, Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball is the official start of Christmas.

Hit music artists jet in from all over the world to perform across two nights in front of sold-out crowds at London’s o2 Arena.

Capital Up Close

Capital Up Close gives audiences a live music experience like no other, with world-famous artists performing exclusively for Capital and Barclaycard at intimate venues across the UK.

Artists who have previously performed for the series include Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande, Liam Payne, Anne-Marie, Mabel and most recently, Years & Years.

The Global Awards

Celebrating the stars of music, news and entertainment, with this year’s categories including Best Female, Best Male, Best Group, Best Classical Artist, Best Indie Act, and Rising Star.

Over the past four years, The Global Awards has produced performances from some of the world’s greatest artists including Camila Cabello, Sam Smith, Little Mix, Mark Ronson, Ellie Goulding, Rita Ora, David Guetta, Stereophonics and Andrea Bocelli.

Click the link below to see all of this year’s winners, plus best bits from previous years!

The Global Awards 2021

Classic FM Live

An electrifying night of star-studded classical performances brought to you twice a year by Classic FM.

Staged at London’s iconic Royal Albert Hall, performances at the most recent Classic FM Live included Benjamin Grosvenor, Gareth Malone directing the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, and Isata Kanneh-Mason.

Radio X Presents

Radio X brings its listeners closer to the biggest names from indie and rock with two intimate events held at venues across the UK.

At Radio X Presents, listeners are treated to performances from artists such as Liam Gallagher, Nothing But Thieves, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Sam Fender, Jake Bugg, Tom Grennan, DMA’S and most recently, The Vaccines.

Radio X In Conversation With

Radio X In Conversation With sees world-class artists like Muse and Liam Gallagher interviewed by Radio X presenters in front of an audience of dedicated listeners and fans.

Heart Live

A small intimate environment is sometimes the best way to see your favourite artist.

Heart Live brings our listeners in close, giving them the chance to win tickets exclusively to see their favourite artists at intimate venues.

Recent artists include Ed Sheeran, Robbie Williams, Bruno Mars and Gary Barlow.

Capital XTRA Homegrown & Reloaded Live

Capital XTRA’s Homegrown Live is an unmissable event which brings together the UK’s hottest hip-hop, RnB and grime artists. Taking place at intimate London venues, Capital XTRA Reloaded Live takes the station’s flagship throwback show from the studio to the stage, with old-skool sets mixed by the station’s biggest presenters.

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Global is the owner of DAX, the largest digital audio ad sales and insertion platform in the UK and one of the biggest in the world. Connecting advertisers, brands and agencies with publishers of the world’s best audio content in the UK, mainland Europe, the US and Canada.

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