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Tribute To Ahmet Ertegun - November 26, 2007 - O2 Arena, London

September 12, 2007

Led Zeppelin has today announced that they will headline a tribute concert to the late Ahmet Ertegun in aid of the Ahmet Ertegun Education Fund.

One of the most eagerly awaited concerts for all Led Zeppelin fans will celebrate the life and work of Ahmet Ertegun, founder of Atlantic Records and much missed mentor to some of the greatest names in music.

Profits from this amazing show will go to Ahmet Ertegun Education Fund which provides students with annual scholarships to universities in the UK, USA and Turkey.

In addition, a music scholarship open to all will be established at Ravensbourne College in the UK.

The incomparable Led Zeppelin will headline the tribute to the man who founded Atlantic Records in 1947. Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones will be joined by Jason Bonham, the son of their late drummer John Bonham.

Tickets will be priced at £125.00

Due to the anticipated overwhelming demand for this concert, tickets will be available by ballot only.

Fans should register their names at http://www.ahmettribute.com/

Names will then be chosen at random. There will be seating and standing tickets and fans will be able to express a preference at the website. Due the expected unprecedented demand, tickets will be limited to 2 successful applicants per household.

- NOTE: CONCERT RESCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 10TH -