Jay-Z, Jennifer Lopez and DJ Khaled to headline Tidal relief concert in Brooklyn
UPI News Service, 09/28/2017
Jay-Z is set to headline his streaming service Tidal's third annual Tidal X: Brooklyn concert that will help raise money for hurricane relief efforts alongside Jennifer Lopez and DJ Khaled.
Other headlining acts for the event that is set to take place on Oct. 17 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn include Kaskade and Chris Brown. Cardi B whose track "Bodak Yellow" which recently reached No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart will also be performing.
The full concert lineup announced on Twitter Wednesday, also includes Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Daddy Yankee, Yo Gotti, A$AP Ferg, Vic Mensa, Fifth Harmony, Joey Bada$$, Willow Smith, Belly, Iggy Azalea, Jessie Reyez, Mack Wilds, Machel Montano, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Mr. Eazi, Charly Black, Princess Nokia, Tee Grizzley, Rapsody, Kranium, Chloe x Halle, Cipha Sounds and Victory.
Radio personality Angie Martinez is hosting the show that will also feature guest appearances by Rosie Perez and Lin Manuel-Miranda.
The Tidal X concerts, started in 2015, have raised more than $3 million for social-justice and education non-profits.
This year, Tidal will be donating funds to organizations such as Global Giving, All Hands Volunteers, Kids in Need Foundation, Direct Relief, One America Appeal, Greater Houston Community Foundation, American Civil Liberties Union and Miami Community Foundation to help those affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.
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