HOT 97, the New York-based global culturally trending hip-hop brand, unveils the program and details of the HOT 97 Summer Jam 2023. After more than 20 years, the iconic hip-hop music festival returns to New York at UBS Arena in Belmont Park, New York, with a star-studded program headlined by Cardi B and some of hip-hop’s hottest representatives. On stage, Cardi B will be joined by GloRilla, Ice Spice, Coi Leray, Fivio Foreign, French Montana and Lil TJay, among others. The LOX will also take the stage to celebrate hip-hop’s 50th anniversary.
Tickets will officially go on sale on April 8 at 10:00 a.m. EST at hot97.com/summerjam and Ticketmaster. American Express® cardholders can purchase presale tickets before the general public from April 4 at 10:00 a.m. through April 6 at 10:00 p.m. Download the HOT 97 app for more chances to win tickets, exclusive content, news and updates about hip-hop. The highly anticipated HOT 97 Summer Jam 2023 will feature two stages featuring some of hip-hop’s biggest artists, while highlighting the recent rise of women at the forefront of the hip-hop movement. The Main Stage artists include Cardi B, GloRilla, Ice Spice, Coi Leray, Fivio Foreign, French Montana, Lil TJay, Lola Brooke and a series of exciting and surprising guest performances that will make the evening even more unforgettable. The show will also feature a dynamic performance by legendary group The LOX, which will celebrate 50 epic years and hip-hop culture.
“The HOT 97 Summer Jam is a staple of hip-hop and we are excited to offer the hottest show of the summer again in New York at the 50s anniversary of hip hop,” said Bradford Tobin, president, chief operating officer and general counsel.
In addition to the main event, the Warner Records Stage at the HOT 97 Summer Jam will kick off the afternoon preview event with host French Montana and feature some of the hottest emerging artists, including NLE Choppa, Kenzo B, 2Rare, Sha EK, McVert and TQ. From the Main Stage to the Warner Records Stage, the star-studded musical celebration will undoubtedly be one of the best Summer Jams yet.
“The show is looking to bring hip-hop’s biggest stars to the stage and we’re honored to have Cardi B herself from New York as our lead this year. I am very proud of the strong female presence in our lineup, which represents women’s dominance over the airwaves this year.” TT Torrez, multimedia personality and vice president of Artist and Label Relations.
Listeners can learn more about this year’s program and the 50th. Hip hop’s anniversary in the HOT 97 app, which allows them to enjoy the most popular hip-hop station and all its amazing content from anywhere in the world. The app keeps fans updated on the culture with breaking news, exclusive articles, video content, presentations by Ebro, Laura Stylez&Rosenberg, Nessa Funk Flex, TT Torrez and other HOT 97 personalities, as well as access to a library of podcasts including Summer Jam Through the Years, Ebro in the Morning, and Tap in with TT.
“This year we reimagined the Summer Jam to make sure it stays fresh while still delivering the talent and excitement our fans expect,” added Rahsan-Rahsan Lindsay, CEO. The anticipation for the show is demonstrated by a number of partners who have already signed on to sponsor the HOT 97 Summer Jam 2023, including Smirnoff, Black Girl Sunscreen and Warner Records as sponsors of the previous event, among others.