The summer is creeping closer, with ample music events already on the calendar to look forward to.
While festivals such as Coachella and Rolling Loud are gearing up to kick off festival season in the months ahead, the return of Hot 97's Summer Jam festival has got hip hop fans in the greater New York City area counting down to June.
On Tuesday (April 2), the New York-based radio station revealed its lineup for the annual one-day concert, which is set to take place on Sunday, June 2 at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
This year's line-up includes an array of established acts and those who have got next, including Cardi B, Meek Mill, Migos, Tory Lanez, City Girls, Megan Thee Stallion and Kash Doll, while artists such as Trippie Redd, Blueface and Melii, among others, will takeover the Festival Stage. It also wouldn't be out of the ordinary for the Summer Jam stage to feature surprise guests, especially considering how the event is one of the most anticipated annual concerts in hip hop.
Several acts, such as Rich The Kid, Tory Lanes and Migos, among others, have graced the Summer Jam stage in the past, with this year marking Cardi B's first headlining set for her hometown radio station.
Hot 97 kicked off its inaugural festival back in 1994 and featured performances from Wu-Tang Clan, Nas, A Tribe Called Quest, Queen Latifah and more. Last year marked the festival's 25th anniversary, with Kendrick Lamar, Lil Wayne and Meek Mill helping celebrate the exciting milestone.
Tickets for the annual affair are set to go on sale on April 5 via Hot 97's website. Take a look at the line-up in full below.