After a hiatus of over two decades, HOT 97, the iconic New York-based hip-hop brand, is bringing back the highly anticipated HOT 97 Summer Jam to its hometown. This year’s edition, taking place at UBS Arena in Belmont Park, NY, on June 4th, promises to be an unforgettable celebration of hip-hop’s 50th anniversary. With a star-studded lineup headlined by the one and only Cardi B, alongside incredible talents like GloRilla, Ice Spice, Coi Leray, and many more, fans are in for a musical extravaganza like no other.
HOT 97 Summer Jam has always been a staple in the hip-hop scene, and this year’s event is set to make history. The festival will showcase two stages, featuring some of the biggest names in the industry and shining a spotlight on the recent rise of women in hip-hop. The Main Stage will witness electrifying performances by Cardi B, GloRilla, Ice Spice, Coi Leray, Fivio Foreign, French Montana, Lil TJay, Lola Brooke, and surprise guest appearances that will take the excitement to new heights. Additionally, the legendary group The LOX will deliver a dynamic performance, commemorating 50 epic years of hip-hop and culture.
Tickets for HOT 97 Summer Jam went on sale April 8th on hot97.com/summerjam and Ticketmaster. Make sure to download the HOT 97 App for a chance to win tickets, access exclusive content, and stay updated with all things hip-hop.
But the excitement doesn’t stop there. The Warner Records Stage at HOT 97 Summer Jam will kick off the afternoon pre-show, hosted by French Montana, and featuring a lineup of emerging artists including NLE Choppa, Kenzo B, 2Rare, Sha EK, McVert, and TQ. From the main event to the pre-show, the entire festival will be an explosion of talent, showcasing the best of the hip-hop genre.
“The show is all about bringing hip-hop’s biggest stars to the stage, and we are honored to have New York’s own, Cardi B, as our headliner this year,” says TT Torrez, Multi-Media Personality and VP of Artist and Label Relations. “I am so proud of the strong female presence in our lineup, which represents women’s dominance over the airwaves this year.”
will not only be a celebration of music but also a testament to the ever-evolving culture of hip-hop. The organizers have gone above and beyond to ensure that this year’s Summer Jam stays fresh while delivering the talent and excitement that fans expect.
Sponsors have already shown tremendous support for the 2023 HOT 97 Summer Jam, including renowned brands like Smirnoff, Black Girl Sunscreen, and Warner Records as the pre-show sponsor, among others. Their involvement highlights the significance of this event and its impact on the hip-hop community.
HOT 97, known as the world’s first all hip-hop station, has been at the forefront of shaping New York’s hip-hop scene for over two decades. With on-air talent like Ebro in the Morning with Laura Stylez & Rosenberg, Nessa and Funk Flex, HOT 97 has become the go-to source for everything related to hip-hop music and culture. In addition to their radio presence, HOT 97 has created a redesigned website and a new HOT 97 app, providing fans with original web series, celebrity content, concert updates, and music videos.
The anticipation for this year’s Summer Jam is palpable, and it’s not hard to see why. From the iconic headliner Cardi B to the rising stars on the Warner Records Stage, the event promises an electrifying atmosphere and unforgettable performances.
Don’t miss out on this celebration of hip-hop’s 50th anniversary. With the HOT 97 App, you’ll also have access to exclusive content, breaking news, and a library of podcasts that dive into the rich history of Summer Jam and the hip-hop movement.
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