Billboard/Live NationNicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and The Weeknd will headline the first Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival August 22 and 23 at the Jones Beach Theater in Wantaugh, New York.
More than 40 artists will perform on three stages, including Fetty Wap, ILoveMakonnen and Jason Derulo. More performers will be announced later.
“It’s an honor to be able to extend the Billboard brand into the festival space, and we feel that Jones Beach is the perfect location to create something truly unique and unforgettable,” says Billboard co-president John Amato. Live Nation President and CEO, Michael Rapino adds, “The Hot 100 Music Festival will be one of those truly memorable summer concert events. We are very excited to bring fans some of summer 2015’s chart toppers in a venue that will showcase the best these artists have to offer.”
Citicard members will have early access to tickets from July 13 at 9 a.m. ET through July 15 at 10 p.m. ET. Tickets for the general public go on sale July 16 at 10 a.m. ET.
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