Prince Royce Joins Jay-Z’s New Concert Festival

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Jay-Z knows good music.

Last week, the rap artist stated that he would headline and organize the lineup for Budweiser’s Made in America Festival, and man, did line up some winners!

Prince Royce announced that he’ll be joining the tour, tweeting: “Thanks to Jay-Z for having me & for curating this great festival!”

Yeah, Jay, thank you. When speaking about the festival at a press conference in Philadelphia, Jay-Z had this to add:

“Whenever I enter into a project, I try to hit on some touch points. The first thing is: Is it great? The second one is: Is it going to push the culture forward?"

Take a peek at the rest of Made in America the lineup announced thus far:

 

 

Jay-Z

Pearl Jam

Skrillex

Mike Snow

Afrojack

Calvin Harris

Odd Future

D’Angelo

Maybach Music (feat. Rick Ross, Wale, Meek Mill)

Passion Pit

Santigold

Dirty Projectors

X

Janelle Monae

Prince Royce

Rita Ora

Savoy (DJ set)

The Knocks

More acts will be added as the festival gets closer. (The event page boasts 28 performances and three stages.)

The festival takes place September 1 and 2 at Philly’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Fairmount Park. Tickets go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, at Ticketmaster and Live Nation.

Tell us: Are you excited for this lineup? Will you be buying tickets? Share in the comments!

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