May 14, 2012
Before he hits the stage in the new Brooklyn Nets Barclay stadium he will be headlining the Budweiser Made in America music festival in Philadelphia's Fairmount Park on Sept. 1 and 2 for Labor day weekend. He is curating the event and proceeds be benefiting the United Way.
The full line up will feature 28 act but who these performers are will not be released by May 21st, next Monday. According to Billboard.com most of the artist have already be confirmed. "I Love the show of it. I will reveal them in time and we'll do some silly things that no one understands and they'll figure it out." The press release promises "acts ranging from rock, hip-hop, R&B, Latin and dance." The festival is being produced by Live Nation.
Later in September -- Sept. 28, to be exact -- Jay-Z will perform at the Barclays Arena in Brooklyn to celebrate the borough's new basketball franchise, which he partially owns. Last month, the Brooklyn Nets revealed their new team logo, which was personally designed by the rapper. With Beyonce' Birthday also being in September this will definite;y be a busy month for Jay Z but we're sure he can handle it.