The countdown is now on for the second annual “Made In America” festival, curated by Jay Z. This year’s lineup includes Beyoncé, Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, TDE’s Black Hippy Crew (Kendrick Lamar, Ab-Soul, Jay Rock, ScHoolboy Q), 2 Chainz, Empire of the Sun, ASAP Rocky, Miguel, Deadmau5, Wiz Khalifa, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, plus others at Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway on August 31 and Sept 1.
The following week, Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard will world premiere his documentary of last year’s star-studded inaugural music festival. The screening will take place on Saturday, September 7 at 10:15 p.m. EST at Toronto’s International .... Seen through Howard’s eyes, the documentary will include backstage interviews, performance footage, interaction with fans, and will recount Jay Z’s preparation to the two-day spectacle. Appearances include Kanye West, Pearl Jam, Santigold, Skrillex, D’Angelo, Run D.M.C., Odd Future, Janelle Monae, and more.