Rihanna & Jay-Z Set to Perform Together in London 2012 Festival

Written by KevRoss - June 21, 2012 at 9:14 am - Filed Under: URBAN

 width=Rihanna has just been added to the list of performers to hit the stage in London her mentor, Jay-Z.

Music industry heavyweights, including Jay-Z, Rihanna, David Guetta and Elton John as well as films from the likes of Alfred Hitchcock and Mike Leigh and art from Yoko Ono and others will all be part of the London 2012 Festival, a cultural celebration across Britain tied to the Summer Olympics that kicks off on today

The festival, which runs through Sept. 9, includes 12,000 events and performances across the country in celebration of the Summer and Paralympic Games. Organizers say there will be 10 million tickets for free and paid-for events in such fields as film, music, theater, fashion, dance and art. The festival’s web site describes it as “the biggest festival the U.K. has ever seen.”

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