Jay-Z, has owned chunks of record labels, clothing lines, restaurants, basketball teams, and now he has his own music festival. Sponsored by Budweiser, Jay-Z’s Made In America music festival is taking place in Philadelphia on September 1st and 2nd at Fairmount Park. The festival’s preliminary lineup has been announced, and it’s pretty impressive. Joining Jay-Z at the top of the bill are rock vets Pearl Jam, but the festival will also bring out Skrillex, Miike Snow, Passion Pit, Santigold, Odd Future, Dirty Projectors, and Janelle Monae.
Maybach Music Group (Rick Ross, Wale, Meek Mill), Afrojack, Calvin Harris, D’Angelo, X, Prince Royce, Rita Ora, Savoy (DJ set), and The Knocks will also play, with more being very announced soon. Tickets are now on sale at Ticketmaster.