Jay-Z and Rihanna are among the musical stars that will be included in the London 2012 Festival as part of a cultural celebration in Great Britain that is in conjunction with the Summer Olympics. The festival will be ongoing through September 9th and will feature events and performances that will also celebrate the Paralympic Games.
A large free live musical event is also planned for June 23rd and June 24th.
Jay-Z and Rihanna will perform alongside stars ranging from David Guetta to Lana del Rey to Florence and the Machine. The shows will take place across six stages in the Hackney Marshes area of East London.