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Made In America Featuring Jay-Z, Pearl Jam, Run DMC, Drake, Jill Scott & More - September 1-2, 2012

  • September 1st 2012 — September 2nd 2012
    • Jay-Z at  Made In America Music Festival
      • Jay-Z at Made In America Music Festival
      • Photo Credit: Photo by: Michael Falco

Budweiser Made in America

Saturday, September 1, and Sunday, September 2

Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia, PA


Made in America: 28 acts. 3 stages. 1 weekend. 

So, we're hype and counting down to Jay-Z's Made in America music festival happening September 1-2Jay-Z is officially taking over the Benjamin Franklin Parkway with performers hand-picked by him - including Drake, Run DMC and Philly's own Jill Scott, to name a few. Check out the full talent lineup below. 

Why Philly?

Jay-Z says, "Everyone knows I have a long love affair with Philly. You know, early in my career, this is one of the first towns that really embraced me and supported me. I signed an incredible number of artists out of this area. And also now, I'm going to do some film work with Will Smith and James Lassiter over at Overbrook, so I have all these deep connections here. And above and beyond that, it's called Made in America. It's such an iconic city."


Made In America Lineup

Saturday, September 1

Jay-Z

Maybach Music (featuring Rick Ross, Wale, & Meek Mill) 

D’Angelo

Janelle Monae 

Prince Royce 

Calvin Harris 

Skrillex

Miike Snow

Passion Pit

Gary Clark Jr

Nicky Romero

Dirty Projectors

Otto Knows

Michael Woods

Savoy


Sunday, September 2

Pearl Jam

Drake

Jill Scott

Run DMC

Santigold

Afrojack 

Chris Cornell

The Hives

Rita Ora

Odd Future 

X

The Knocks

Alesso

DJ Shadow

Burns

 

Ticket and Event Info

Budweiser Made in America

Saturday, September 1, and Sunday, September 2

Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia, PA

Insider Tip: Get your tickets hereTwo-day passes and single-day are on sale now. Can't make it to the show? See what this party in Philly is all about via live-streaming. Details will be announced at a later date.

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    • Join Art Sanctuary for the 31st Annual Celebration of Black Writing

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    • The Roots Picnic

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    • ?uestlove of The Roots

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#BrunchJawn - Saturday, May 30

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