Jay-Z to headline Olympic music festival

Jay-Z will headline the 'Hackney Weekend' on the 23rd June. Credit: REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Rap superstar Jay-Z will return to the UK this summer to perform at a free concert to celebrate the Olympics.

The Hackney Weekend will be a free ticketed event at east London's Hackney Marshes. He will join stars such as Tinie Tempah, Jessie J, and Lana Del Ray.