Kanye West, Kings of Leon to headline Made in America

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The Budweiser Made in America Festival finally revealed its highly anticipated lineup today for the 2014 Philadelphia show. Headlining the concert on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway is rapper Kanye West, singer/rapper/producer Pharrell Williams and rock bands Kings of Leon and The National.

The third installment of the Jay Z-created concert takes place over Labor Day Weekend — Aug. 30 and 31. It’s also being held in Los Angeles this year for the first time ever.

Other acts to perform in this year’s Made in America are:

Steve Aoki
Tiesto
R3hab
J. Cole
Girl Talk
AWOLNATION
Spoon
Chromeo
Gareth Amery
De La Soul
City & Colour
Grimes
Baauer
Mayer Hawthorne
Tommy Trash
Kongos
3 LAU
The Neighborhood
Danny Brown
YG
Holy Ghost
Penguin Prison (DJ set with vocals)
Destructo
Bleachers
DJ Cassidy
Cherub
Will Sparks
Young & Sick
Vacationer
Cut Snake
Kaneholler

Made in America also announced some new components of this year’s event.

  • Budweiser is one of the first brands to upload video content native to Twitter
  • The festival will be bi-coastal and take place simultaneously in Philadelphia and Los Angeles
  • Lineup posters with photorealistic 3D renderings of neon will be created


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