(AllHipHop News) New York based radio station Hot 97 has announced plans for the annual Summer Jam concert.
This year’s concert is special too Hot 97 and it’s employees, since it’s the 20th year anniversary of the legendary concert, which is seen artists like Jay-Z, Kanye West, 50 Cent and numerous others.
The 20th annual summer jam, dubbed Summer Jam XX, we’ll chat some of hip-hop and R & D’s biggest artists for the celebration, Which is expected to draw over 55,000 people.
“Hot 97 throws the ultimate Hip Hop concert each and every summer, and this year, I’m touching the Summer Jam stage for the 20th time,” said Hot 97′s Funkmaster Flex. “This is the stage that matters. It matters to the people. It matters to the artists. Summer Jam is always the most talked about Hip Hop event of the year!”
Last year alone, artists like Young Jeezy, Rick Ross A$AP Rocky and others grace the Summer Jam stage.
“Summer Jam season takes over the city of New York and the entire station; hell, we started planning months ago,” revealed Ebro Darden, Programming Director. “This year will be another awesome year as the entire Hip-Hop community comes out to celebrate the music we all love!”
Summer Jam XX will take place June 2, 2013 at The MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey
Tickets go on sale in the coming months.