HOT 97’S “SUMMER JAM 2011″ PRESENTED BY BOOST MOBILE ON-SALE: JOIN THE MOVEMENT AT HOT 97’S SUMMER JAM ON JUNE 5TH HIP-HOP’S 1ST OFFICIAL DISTRICT AT THE NEW MEADOWLANDS STADIUM HOT 97 Announces Tickets Go On Sale April 16 at 10am As The World of Hip-Hop Comes Together for One Day ( New York , NY ) ““ HOT 97 (WQHT) and Summer Jam 2011 “District 97″ The State of Hip-Hop, is set to kick-off the summer with over 50,000 people and the largest, most anticipated annual Hip-Hop concert event of the year on Sunday, June 5 at the New Meadowlands Stadium. Every year, without a doubt, HOT 97’s Summer Jam has sold out and this year New York City ‘s #1 Hip-Hop and R&B radio station plans on nothing different. Tickets for HOT 97’s Summer Jam 2011 will go on sale to the general public tomorrow, April 16 at 10am at all Ticketmaster Outlets and www.Ticketmaster.com. The hottest artists in Hip-Hop are already on board, so make sure you have a seat. “Every year we join forces with the Hip-Hop artist community and the consumers to celebrate the Hip-Hop music culture right here in the Tri-State. We are so grateful to have this event and every year it gets bigger and bigger,” says Ebro Darden, Program Director of HOT 97/VP of Programming of Emmis New York . “This is the only Hip-Hop celebration of its kind on earth and people travel from all over the globe to join the party. This year will be no different!” Just $45 gets you in to the door at HOT 97’s Summer Jam 2011 as ticket prices remain one of the lowest in the country for a show of this caliber. Ticket price levels range from $45, $65, $99.50, and $130 through $175 for floor seats. A limited amount of exclusive HOT 97 Summer Jam Platinum Packages are available for $200, including premium show seats, entry to the 50-yard line VIP Patio and passes to the Platinum Lounge which allows access to the only full bar in the stadium, celebrities and performing artists before they hit the stage. Stay tuned on Monday, May 2 as HOT 97’s Angie Martinez announces the full artist line-up at 4pm for this year’s Summer Jam explosion. Last year at HOT 97’s Summer Jam 2010, music’s hottest artists hit the stage including Nicki Minaj, Drake, Usher, Trey Songz, Ludacris, Juelz Santana, Fabolous, Reflection Eternal, DJ Khaled, Gucci Man and a host of surprise performers. HOT 97’s Summer Jam has ushered in countless Hip-Hop and R&B royalty for past performances and appearances including Alicia Keys, Notorious B.I.G., Diddy, Eminem, 50 Cent, Mariah Carey, Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Chris Brown and many others. HOT 97 has become the longest running and largest Hip-Hop concert in the world. Since 1994, HOT 97’s Summer Jam has outgrown New York Arenas and in 2003 moved in to the area’s largest venue, Giants Stadium, to accommodate the tens of thousands of fans. With a consistent record and reputation of delivering chart-topping acts, HOT 97’s Summer Jam has become a historic staple in the music community and is attended by over 50,000 people annually. Each year, Summer Jam is not just a concert, it’s an experience that moves a culture of Hip-Hop fans and trailblazing trendsetters. HOT 97’s Summer Jam 2011 is presented by Boost Mobile and made HOT by McDonald’s, MTV Get Yourself Tested, Lincoln Tech, Pop Chips, EZ Pawn Corp and XXL Magazine.