MSN to Air Jay-Z’s American Gangster Concert Online
On Tuesday (November 20), MSN and concert production company Control Room will be airing Jay-Z’s recent performance at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City in its entirety on music.msn.com. The show was part of Jay’s six city mini-tour in support of his latest LP, American Gangster. During the performance the Def Jam president was joined onstage by his live band, the Rock Boyz, Sean “Diddy” Combs and Lil Wayne. The online broadcast will also feature an exclusive backstage interview with Jay. “We at MSN are excited to bring Jay-Z’s sold-out American Gangster concert online to those who couldn’t get their hands on tickets,” said Rob Bennett, MSN’s general manager for entertainment, video and sports. “We work to bring the most entertaining content to our 465 million monthly users, and, as one of the most entertaining performers of our time, Jay-Z is taking our list of MSN Music in Concert artists to another level.” The concert will be available at music.msn.com/jayz on November 20 at 2:00 p.m. EST.