TuneIn And Hot 97 Bring 2012 Summer Jam Live To Millions Free
May 31, 2012 at 1:28 PM (PT)
For the first time ever, hip hop fans everywhere can hear unforgettable performances from NICKI MINAJ, YOUNG JEEZY, RICK ROSS, J. COLE, TREY SONGZ and many more, live, as they take the stage for EMMIS Top 40/Rhythmic WQHT (HOT 97)/NEW YORK's HOT 97 SUMMER JAM 2012 on SUNDAY, JUNE 3rd, from METLIFE STADIUM in EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ.
EMMIS has teamed with TUNEIN, a free service that lets people listen to music, sports and news from all over the world to give millions the ability to join the 55,000 SUMMER JAM 2012 ticketholders through their smartphones or desktops, for free. Made available exclusively via TUNEIN, the HOT 97 SUMMER JAM CHANNEL extends the reach of the legendary concert beyond the stands of METLIFE STADIUM to the homes, cars and smartphones of millions more around the world. Listeners eager to hear everything happening on the HOT 97 SUMMER JAM stage 'live' can access the free channel by searching 'SUMMER JAM' on any of the 150 TUNEIN platforms including smartphones apps, connected vehicle dashboards, Internet home entertainment systems and online at www.tunein.com.
In a press release, TUNEIN CEO JOHN DONHAM says, "TUNEIN takes people places. This collaboration with HOT 97 speaks to the power of TUNEIN to expand unique experiences like SUMMER JAM to wider audiences, taking people to events and places in ways that were never before possible."
EMMIS Pres./Programming RICK CUMMINGS adds, "It is very fitting that HOT 97, one of the few truly global U.S. radio brands, team up with TUNEIN to bring HOT 97’s SUMMER JAM to people all over the planet! We are delighted to be able to do so."