Summer Jam Tickets

Summer Jam is one of the most anticipated events by the music lovers in East Rutherford, New Jersey and is sponsored by Hot97 FM, which is a radio station that is famous for promoting hip hop and R&B music. This is an annual festival and its theme revolves around the hip hop and R&B music. And with Summer Jam 2011 fast approaching there is tremendous excitement and curiosity surrounding this event.




Rhythm and Blues commonly referred as R&B along with hip hop music, both started from African American communities and their fever gripped the whole world. The concept of organizing this festival in East Rutherford materialized in the early nineties when an annual hip hop concert was organized by a Los Angeles based radio station. However, the same was discontinued afterwards. Summer Jam festival is being organized each year since 2008 and the line up mostly comprises of the most prominent and admired performers of the year. The past acts have included Alicia Keys, Kanye West, T-Pain, Lil Wayne along with others including special guests performances by Akon, DJ Khaled and many more. Inspired from its success in the United States the organizers decided to take it abroad in 2010, and it was also held in Canada and turned out to be a success.

The lineup for Summer Jam 2011 was very much awaited by the music fans as usual and the organizers ensured living up to the expectations level of the fans for the most happening music festival of the year. Lil Wayne is part of this year’s lineup and rapper's fans can look forward to an entertaining performance from his end. Lollipop is a very popular single from his album Carter III in 2008 and the album has also won Grammy award for the Best Rap Album. Lil Wayne’s upcoming album is slated for August release and his fans would be expecting that he would perform some songs from this new album.

Drake is also included in the Summer Jam 2011 line up. His live performance on his famous songs including Best I Ever Had and Successful are sure to make the fans groove for more. Drake has one a Juno award for Rap Recording of the Year in 2010 for his EP titled as So Far Gone and another for Best New Artist. One of the musical inspirations for Drake is Lil Wayne and both have performed with each other and received their fans appreciation for their joint performance and this year’s festival can be an excellent opportunity for both of them to win the hearts of their fans once again.

Chris Brown is another name featured in the lineup for Summer Jam 2011. He is famous for entertaining massive crowds with his singing and dancing performances and due to his spectacular dancing capability he has been compared with the legendary Michael Jackson. He sure would be rocking the crowds during this year’s festival on his famous singles including With You and Forever . Lil Wayne has featured on his famous single I can Transform Ya and as both of them would be performing at this year’s event so it can be a welcoming surprise for their fans if they decide to give a joint performance.

Dipset is a popular name for a hip hop group known as The Diplomats and they are also included in this year’s lineup for Summer Jam 2011. This music festival is a good opportunity for this band as they have just reunited in 2010 and they can again make a place amongst their fans during this concert. Hit singles by Dipset include Dipset Anthem, Hey Ma and Oh Boy and their fans would be looking for their performance on these numbers. Fabolous is another interesting addition to Summer Jam 2011’s line up and is sure to attract increased number of crowds because he is known for giving hit singles since his debut and has gained quite a fan following in recent years. His fans would be waiting to dance on his tunes including the hit singles like My Time and Throw it in the Bag .

Other names attached to this year’s event are Rick Ross & MMG, Birdman and may more. Waka Flocka is who has given hits like No Hands , O let’s do it and Hard in da Paint is also included in this year’s lineup. Music lovers all over are welcome to attend this event and the fans can be sure of being fully entertained by the musical event of the year. Get your Summer Jam 2011 tickets now.