Florida Georgia Line, Nelly play online show today
Sunday, June 2, 2013
– Stageit, a web-based platform that enables artists to create paid live shows directly from their laptops, hosts a performance by Florida Georgia Line and hip hop star Nelly online at 8:30 p.m. eastern today.
FGL and Nelly will play a few of their hit songs and the newly remixed Cruise single, which the two artists teamed up on. All artist proceeds go to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. Top tippers during the show can grab autographed prizes such as a guitar, shirt or poster from the Stars For Second Harvest event at The Ryman Auditorium in Nashville on Tuesday, June 4.
Stageit empowers artists to deliver and monetize unique online live events anytime, anywhere while providing real-time social engagement with their fans. The company was launched in 2011 by CEO and music industry veteran Evan Lowenstein. He recorded with his twin brother to form Evan and Jaron.
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