Jay-Z will curate and headline his own music festival later this year.
The festival, named ‘Budweiser Made In America’ music festival, which take place in Philadeliphia’s Fairmount Park on September 1 and 2.
Jay-Z is the only act confirmed to appear at the event so far, but the festival’s organisers have promised that the bill will feature “rock, hip-hop, R&B, Latin and dance” acts. The festival is being staged by live music super promoters Live Nation.
Kanye West and Jay-Z start their 'Watch The Throne' UK tour on Friday (May 18), playing the first of five nights at London's O2 Arena.
London shows run from May 18 to May 22, the run also includes two shows at Manchester's Evening News Arena on June 11 and 12, two shows at Birmingham's LG Arena on June 13 and 22 and the last one at Sheffield Motorpoint Arena on June 21.
Kanye West/Jay-Z will play:
London O2 Arena (May 18, 19, 20, 21, 22)
Manchester Evening News Arena (June 11, 12)
Birmingham's LG Arena (13, 22)
Sheffield Motorpoint Arena (21)