Hot 97 To Live Stream Summer Jam 2011
June 3, 2011 at 1:54 PM (PT)
EMMIS Top 40/Rhythmic WQHT (HOT 97)/NEW YORK has annnounced that they'll live stream HOT 97 SUMMER JAM 2011 on HOT97.com, HOT 97's official FACEBOOK page and on premier partner and record label web sites. The SUNDAY (6/5) show features LIL WAYNE, BIRDMAN, YOUNG MONEY, CHRIS BROWN, WIZ KHALIFA, FABOLOUS, RICK ROSS, WAKA FLOCKA, LLOYD BANKS & FRIENDS and many more.
In a press release, EMMIS NEW YORK SVP/Market Manager ALEX CAMERON commented, "Trail blazing is what HOT 97 is known for. A station like no other, HOT 97 is a globally recognized best in breed brand that will now invite the world to witness the SUPER BOWL of Hip Hop."
EMMIS NEW YORK VP/Programming EBRO DARDEN adds, "While there is nothing like experiencing it live, we want to allow the world’s Hip Hop community the opportunity to feel and see what the infamous HOT 97 SUMMER JAM is all about. Hopefully this HOT97.COM event will capture why the Hip Hop music culture is a phenomenon."
A portion of the proceeds of HOT 97 SUMMER JAM 2011 benefit HOT 97’s HIP-HOP HAS HEART FOUNDATION providing financial assistance to charities that benefit NEW YORK Tri-State communities.