Irving Azoff is an American personal manager representing artists such as Christina Aguilera, the Eagles, Van Halen, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Steely Dan, Chelsea Handler and Lindsey Buckingham as Chairman and CEO of Azoff MSG Entertainment.
In September 2013, Azoff Music Management unveiled a new venture with the Madison Square Garden Co. to form Azoff MSG Entertainment (AMSGE), encompassing Azoff’s personal management business, publishing, digital media and television production.
Previously, he served as chairman and CEO of Ticketmaster Entertainment and Executive Chairman of Live Nation Entertainment and CEO of Front Line Management, until his resignation on December 31, 2012 to re-form Azoff Music Management.
In 2012, he topped Billboard Magazine’s Power 100 being named the most powerful person in the music industry. Mr. Azoff serves on the boards of iHeartCommunications, Inc. and Starz LLC.