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American Idol Alum and His Chart-Topping Band Daughtry in a Live, HD Performance Thursday, November 19 at 6 PM PST/9 PM EST

Log Onto Billboardlive.com for the Ultimate Concert Experience; Global Media Group, Our World Live Celebrates New Technology to Unite Fans Worldwide With Their Favorite Musicians on Billboardlive.com; Free Live Concert Series Available on iPhone and iPod (November 16, 2009)

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/16/09 --


WHO: Our World Live (OWL.TV) and Billboard Magazine have entered into a strategic alliance to bring music fans billboardlive.com, a new Internet concert series that allows unprecedented access to the biggest names in entertainment. Utilizing OWL's state-of-the art technology, billboardlive.com provides fans with the ultimate interactive concert viewing experience in HD. Fans have the ability for the first time ever to view the concert from up to five different camera angles of their choosing (depending on viewers bandwidth). The larger full-screen "Director's Cut" view, as well as four other views where they can replace the main image at any time for a unique experience -- all with just the click of their mouse. In addition to the desktop features offered, the concert series are available to all iPhone and iPod Touch users. Through these two systems, the concert is viewable in as the main "Director's Cut" format and available on the go. WHAT: Free HD concert broadcast via billboardlive.com featuring rock band DAUGHTRY live from Fairfax, VA this Thursday, November 19. Fans can easily access the series by simply logging onto: www.billboardlive.com where they will be able to safely and securely download the Microsoft Silverlight and OWL HD player onto their computer free of charge. Fans that already downloaded the software during the premiere R. Kelly concert will not have to do so again. Daughtry will be performing in support of their new album, Leave This Town, which debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 and its second consecutive #1 album. The band's self-titled debut entered the charts at #3, sold more than 4.5 million copies, spent two weeks at No. 1 and is still on the charts more than two years after its release. The first single from Leave This Town "No Surprise" is quickly ascending the pop charts and currently holds the No. 1 video slot on VH1. WHEN: Thursday, November 19 at 6 pm PST / 9 pm EST DETAILS: No ticket required. Go to www.billboardlive.com to see an in-depth video promo featuring Daughtry as well as other upcoming artists. Upcoming billboardlive.com schedule: -- Imogen Heap on December 3, 2009 -- David Archuleta on December 17, 2009 -- Alicia Keys on January 7, 2010 -- Usher on January 23, 2010


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