Hot 97 Summer Jam Rolls Again In New York ... But Minus Nicki Minaj
June 4, 2012 at 10:01 AM (PT)
EMMIS Top 40/Rhythmic WQHT (HOT 97)/NEW YORK is coming off another historical HOT 97 SUMMER JAM on SUNDAY (6/3) at a sold-out METLIFE STADIUM in EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ. HOT 97 SUMMER JAM featured amazing performances from RICK ROSS, WALE, YOUNG JEEZY, WAKA FLOCKA FLAME, TYGA, J COLE, BIG SEAN, A$AP ROCKY, LAURYN HILL and more. HOT 97 SUMMER JAM streamed live on the LOUD DIGITAL NETWORK and was broadcast on TUNEIN.
EMMIS NEW YORK VP/Programming and HOT 97 PD EBRO DARDEN told ALL ACCESS, "As always, HOT 97’s SUMMER JAM was legendary and historic! See ya next year!"
HOT 97 SUMMER JAM was not without controversy as scheduled headliner NICKI MINAJ did not perform. According to a NEW YORK DAILY NEWS story, MINAJ was pulled from the show by YOUNG MONEY ENTERTAINMENT boss LIL WAYNE after HOT 97 morning personality PETER ROSENBERG dissed MINAJ's single, Starships. For more from the NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, click here.