Christine Cao

Talent Buyer, Live Nation

A seasoned music executive, Christine Cao has been a promoter for Live Nation since May 2021. One of her first and most meaningful bookings was a charity benefit for Operation Comedy featuring Bob Saget and Bill Burr. Almost 3 years into the company, Cao has been an integral part of producing incredible underplay runs for artists such as Twenty One Pilots, Leon Bridges and Muse. She’s been part of creating special moments like Zedd’s 10 Year Anniversary of Clarity alongside a 50-piece orchestra, a Run the Jewels 4 night residency and Sampha’s Satellite Business in the Round. She’s booked many inspiring artists as they rise including, TV Girl, NIKI, Alex G, Zach Bryan, Bino Rideaux, Lizzie McAlpine, Masego, Turnstile, The Garden, Laufey and The Rose. Aside from booking both established and up and coming acts, she is also the Co-Lead of Asian Nation. In 2021 Asian Nation partnered with Goldhouse to produce the inaugural Futures Guild initiative featured in TIME Magazine which will continue into 2023. Asian Nation also established a series with LN Comedy with its debut showcase starring Dumbfoundead, Irene Tu and Andrea Jin. The partnership continues with Nigel Ng hosting Asian Nation’s debut on Netflix is a Joke Festival in 2024. Other partnerships include one with Ones to Watch and Lionshare where last May the orgs showcased some of the buzziest AAPI up and comers including grentperez, Hojean and Wolftyla.  Prior to joining Live Nation, Cao was a successful music agent, having worked with incredible artists including Tove Lo, First Aid Kit, Yungblud, Nothing But Thieves, Matt Maeson, Eric Nam and Alina Baraz.