Jay-Z to Curate Philadelphia's Made in America Festival
Published May 14, 2012After releasing a cryptic video trailer titled "Made in America" over the weekend, Jay-Z has revealed he will be curating and headlining a Philadelphia music festival of the same name.
Sharing the title with a track from Jay-Z and Kanye West's 2011 album Watch the Throne, the Budweiser Made in America Festival is scheduled to take place in Philly's Fairmount Park over the September 1-2 weekend, the New York Times reports.
According to a press release, Jigga is expected to headline the two-day festival and will be joined by a mix of "rock, hip-hop, R&B, Latin and dance" acts.
Tickets for the event go on sale May 23, with some of the proceeds going to the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey.
An announcement regarding the lineup is expected to arrive later today (May 14). Check out the trailer for the Budweiser Made in America Festival below.