Liberty Media is a multi-vertical media and entertainment company headquartered in Colorado, US.
The company owns interests in a number of large firms relevant to the music business.
Amongst other holdings, Liberty Media – via its Liberty SiriusXM group – owns a 33% stake in Live Nation Entertainment, and a 5% stake in iHeartMedia.
In addition, it owns a 74% stake in SiriusXM, which in turn fully owns Pandora.
SiriusXM has also owned a minority interest in SoundCloud since February 2020 via a $75 million investment in the streaming audio service.
Liberty Media was founded by its Chairman, John Malone, in 1991. It has been led by CEO & President, Greg Maffei, since 2006.Music Business Worldwide