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Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Maleek Berry, others – See lineup for Jay Z’s Made In America Festival 2017

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American rapper, Jay Z has announced the lineup for this year’s Made In America Festival. Wizkid, Tiwa Savage to storm America for Jay Z’s Made In America Festival 2017.

Top three Nigerian artistes, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage and Maleek Berry have been billed to perform at the 2017 edition of the festival.

Wizkid reportedly has a distribution deal with Sony/RCA while Tiwa Savage has a similar arrangement with Roc Nation.

Wizkid, Tiwa Savage to storm America for Jay Z’s Made In America Festival 2017Jay Z also selected J. Cole to join him atop the lineup as a headliner for the event.

EDM stars, Chainsmokers are just below the top two with Solange, Run the Jewels, Migos, DMX, Little Dragon, Pusha T, Marshmello and Kaskade are also billed to perform.

Other performers include Sampha, Francis and The Lights, Broods, Ugly god, Yung Lean, and Rapsody.

Wizkid, Tiwa Savage to storm America for Jay Z’s Made In America Festival 2017

Also, the likes of Downtown Boys, Queen of Jeans, Kap Slap, Nick Grant, Beach Slang,  DJ Mustard, Cash Cash, Marian Hill, Stormzy, BURNS, Run the Jewels, Marshmello are billed to perform.

The festival will take place on September 2nd and 3rd at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia.

See the full list of artists to hit the stage at the 2017 Made In America Festival above and below.

 

Wizkid, Tiwa Savage to storm America for Jay Z’s Made In America Festival 2017

 

This will be the sixth year of Jay’s Made In America Festival, which first kicked off in 2012 in Philly.

In 2012, Jay Z founded the festival in a bid to bring together music and culture.

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While the 2014 festival featured dates in Los Angeles during the same weekend, they have since kept the venue at Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

The event features several stages that host live music from a wide range of genres including hip-hop, rock, pop, RnB, and electronic dance music.

The inaugural Made in America festival grossed $5 million in ticket sales and attracted nearly 80,000 people.

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