Fan Armies rule. No, literally, they rule. They are passionate, motivated and will defend their fandom at all costs. These Fan Armies are now dictating everything from the music charts to pop culture, and even though the first Fandom and Fan Army dates back to the beginning of the 21st century with the Sherlockians (followers of the Sherlock Holmes novels), Fan Armies really began to gain influence just 10-12 years ago.
DALLAS, September 11, 2018 (Newswire.com) – Fanpage LLC, a Dallas-based technology and media company that is the proprietor of the fan-based social networking app “Fanpage” and publisher of the Fanpage Fan Army Charts, has officially hired Kevan Kenney, anchor of “Billboard News” and “Billboard Live,” to serve as key strategist, spokesperson and host of the new web series “The Fanpage Fan Army Countdown.”
Everyone wants to say that they’re the biggest of fan of their favorite musical artist or group, and at Fanpage we’re on a mission to find out exactly who that is. And what better way to start, than to see who knows the most about their fandom. With Fandom trivia on Fanpage, fans are showing their stuff, learning more about the fandoms they love, and having a blast!
If you haven’t heard the term K-POP, then you’ve been living under a rock, and even there, you’ll hear it soon. K-POP, which stands for Korean Pop, has become a global phenomenon, and the fans of these K-POP Groups are fanatical at a level that even One Direction would have died for back in their heyday. (more…)
April 23, 2018 – Addison, Texas, USA – Fanpage is excited to announce that it has been selected as a “2018 TiE50 Finalist” for the prestigious TiE50 Awards Program recognizing the world’s most innovative tech startups. This awards competition is part of TiE Inflect 2018, the world’s largest conference for tech entrepreneurs. (more…)
DALLAS, August 29, 2017 (Newswire.com) – Fanpage, a Dallas-based startup, whose app allows users to create fanpages, connect with others based on compatibility, and compete to become the biggest fan, has raised $3 million in cash and media promotion and partnered with radio heavyweights Townsquare and iHeartMedia.
The things that you’re a fan of say more about you than you know. Your passions and love for certain songs, celebrities, teams, TV shows, super heroes, and everything else you’re a fan of make-up your FandomDNA. With Fanpage, you can unlock your FandomDNA, and discover and connect with others just like you.
If you live anywhere near Boise Idaho, then you know about the Boise Music Festival happening on June 24th. Between 70 – 90 thousand are expected to attend, which equates to a third of the total population of Boise. Flo Rida, The Band Perry, Sean Kingston, Austin Mahone and the Emily Stanton Band will take the main stage. Add to that, numerous side stages featuring local bands and a full midway with rides and funnel cakes, and you’ve got yourself a party. And at this year’s festival, there’s an added attraction. Concert-goers will be competing throughout the day for a chance to hang with Flo Rida himself. It might not be at ‘His House’, but at least it’ll be backstage. (more…)
It was 1998, I was thirteen and in the 8th grade. I had never heard of a boy band before my friend from school came over for a sleep over and introduced me to The Backstreet Boys one night. The house was alive with the sounds of “Everybody” pulsating through the living room stereo speakers and my dad’s subwoofer. I couldn’t get enough of this song, but I’m sure my parents did. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6M6samPEMpM (more…)