Jay-Z to headline Radio One's Hackney Weekend 2012
US rapper to play London's Hackney Marshes
Photographer:Al De Perez
Chris Eustace - 09 March 2012
The rapper, who recently became a father when his wife Beyonce gave birth to daughter Blue Ivy,
will be joined on the Hackney
Weekend line-up by Tinie Tempah, Jessie J, Jack
White, Florence and the Machine, Emeli
Sande and Lana Del Rey.
100,000 Radio One Hackney Weekend tickets will be available free of charge for the event, which will feature 100 acts performing on six stages. Click here to see the Radio One Hackney Weekend line-up.
Radio One Hackney Weekend takes place from 23-24th June 2012 at East London's Hackney Marshes.
Another headliner for the second night - June 24 - will be announced over the coming weeks.
To have a chance of getting Radio One Hackney Weekend tickets you need to register before 11pm on Monday 19 March. After registering you will be able to apply online and call for tickets on March 25 & 26th.
Click here to register for Radio One Hackney Weekend tickets.