Rihanna joins Hackney weekend lineup

Rihanna will join rapper Jay-Z, Tinie Tempah and Florence + the Machine on the bill for Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012, it was announced today.

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Rihanna will appear on the bill for Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012. Credit: PA

The Barbadian singer will headline the free event on Sunday June 24 at East London's Hackney Marshes.

Jay-Z, who is married to singer Beyonce, will headline on Saturday June 23.

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