Gwen Stefani Heads to New York City for an Exclusive MasterCard Performance

The intimate show for MasterCard cardholders will be held in October
Hammerstein Ballroom at The Manhattan Center

PURCHASE, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A night of unforgettable music and Priceless Surprises is in store for
MasterCard cardholders when Gwen Stefani arrives in New York City for an
exclusive performance at Hammerstein Ballroom at The Manhattan Center on
Oct. 17.

This is the second show Stefani will perform for MasterCard cardholders
as part of the company’s partnership with the singer, which kicked off
with a concert
at the Orpheum Theatre
in Los Angeles on the eve of the 57th GRAMMY
Awards®. Tickets to this one night only Gwen Stefani performance will be
available for purchase for select MasterCard cardholders beginning
September 16 through Ticketmaster. For more information regarding the
general public on-sale date and time as well as ticket availability,

and Stefani joined forces
in December 2014 and have been surprising
cardholders across the U.S. with everything from show tickets to the
opportunity to spend the day with Gwen herself. The payment technology
company debuted
an ad
with the singer featuring her song, Spark The Fire. The spot
exemplifies what the MasterCard platform is about: surprising
cardholders with unbelievable experiences while also inspiring them to
give and share their own Priceless
 whether they’re paying with traditional credit, debit or
prepaid cards or using innovative mobile payment options.

“Working with MasterCard to surprise my fans and deliver something truly
unique and unpredictable has been a really special part of this year,”
said Stefani. “I look forward to another amazing experience on stage in
New York.”

“The Priceless campaign has evolved over time—from celebrating priceless
moments and enabling priceless experiences, to providing Priceless
Surprises across our cardholders’ passions, whether that be travel,
sports, arts or culinary,” said Raja Rajamannar, chief marketing
officer, MasterCard. “Working with premiere artists like Gwen Stefani
helps us deliver the unexpected for those who are passionate about

Learn more about Priceless Surprises at

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Sarah Ely, 914-249-6714