Last week, it was announced that Jay-Z will headline a Budweiser Made In America Music Festival in Philadelphia at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Fairmount Park on September 1 and 2. The two-day festival will feature 28 musical acts of all genres. Tickets go on sale to the general public on May 23 with proceeds going toward the United Way.
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Yesterday Sunday (April 15), music mogul Jay-Z and his wife Beyonce spent the warm NYC day at the New York Knicks vs. Miami Heat game at MSG. Jay-Z looked pretty relaxed in his Nike sneakers, grey jeans, black jacket and tee-shirt, while Bey got all glammed-up in a brimmed hat, cheetah-print pants, pink Christian Loubotin pumps and round sunglasses. Hova even held his wife hands while she had some trouble walking over a messy puddle of water and rocks. The Knicks lost to the Heat, 93-85 was the final score. After the game, they went to Bar Pitti for some post-game lunch. Peep the pictures below:
In less than a week, King Carter aka Jay-Z will be returning to South by Southwest. According to Rap-Up, “Jay-Z has teamed up with American Express for the “Amex Sync Show” to air live from SXSW at Austin City Limits on March 12 at 7 p.m. CST.” Viewers can watch the live stream on YouTube. If you can’t catch it on YouTube, the show will rebroadcast on-demand from March 13-19.
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West) will be touring Overseas this spring/summer 2012, for the 2nd leg of their sold-out “Watch The Throne” tour. The tour kicks off in the UK at London’s famous O2 Arena. Hova and Yeezy will also be hitting Denmark, Norway, France, Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, Belgium, and Ireland. UK fans can buy tickets here. Peep the dates below:
Music producer and fashion designer Pharrell Williams is working on a few upcoming projects from music to fashion. While driving to his studio in Miami, Williams chatted with GQ magazine. He talked about his upcoming boot line, BBC clothing line for females, starting fashion trends, being in producer mode, collaboration album with Lupe Fiasco and Jay-Z & Blue Ivy Carter’s track “Glory.” Below are some excerpts:
For the past few weeks, Young Jeezy been busy promoting his new album Thug Motivation 103: Hustlaz Ambition. While doing some press in New York City, Vibe caught up with Jeezy for a brief conversation. Jeezy talked about working with Jill Scott, Andre 3000 and Jay-Z. According to Hits Daily Double, TM103 is projected to sell between 200-225K in the first week, based on one-day reports from retailers.