News RnB 21/08/2017

Jay-Z Honors Chester Bennington At UK Concert



New York, NY (Top40 Charts) JAY-Z paid homage to the late Chester Bennington Saturday by performing "Numb" at a UK concert.
JAY and Linkin Park have history ... they re-did the band's hit "Numb" back in 2004, so the mogul had reason to pick that song out to honor his good friend, who committed suicide a month ago today.

Nearly three years since the "On the Run Tour," JAY-Z made a triumphant return to the stage during one of two headlining sets at this year's V Festival in England on Saturday (Aug. 19), his only European show of 2017.
Performing at Staffordshire's Weston Park, the Roc Nation mogul performed tracks off his critically-acclaimed 13th studio album 4:44 for the first time, including "Kill Jay Z" and "The Story of O.J."

Backed by a 40-foot-tall, metallic Jeff Koons inflatable dog, Shawn Carter also delivered time-tested classics like "99 Problems," "Empire State of Mind," and "Lucifer."

Just one month after Chester Bennington's tragic death, JAY offered a tribute to his late collaborator before performing their Collision Course mash-up "Numb/Encore" as his finale.
"Can you guys light it up for Chester from Linkin Park one time tonight?" he asked. "Please make some noise so he can hear you all the way in heaven tonight."

On Oct. 27, Hov is set to launch his "4:44 Tour" in Anaheim, Calif. From there, he will continue across North America before ending the trek on Dec. 21 in Los Angeles.




Subscribe to our news via Email. Enter your email address:

Service handled via Google Feedburner.
Your e-mail address will not be shared with anyone



Most read news of the week
New Metal Label, Sonic Night Music, Launches With Metal Festival
Superstar Cindy Blackman Santana To Release New Summer Single "Fun, Party, Splash"
Avicii Is Back! 6 Track EP: 'Avici' Out Now
Chris Brown Samples Kevin Lyttle's Hit 'Turn Me On' On New Single 'Questions'
Blues Rap Duo Nowelo Celebrates The New "Passing Days" Single Ft. Grammy Nominated Ann Hoku Lyn With A Release Party
Buffalo Sunn Drops "The Long Road" On August 26, 2017
Will Hoge Premieres 'Anchors'
Elijah Channels His Older Cousin "Prince" On His Single "Mill Ticket"
Pitch Black Process Signs With Alpha Omega Management!
Max Gomez Premieres Video "Make It Me"
Americana Singer/Songwriter Hope Dunbar To Release Three Black Crows In October
Low Cut Connie Release Official Video For Cover Of Prince's "Controversy"
Chris Clemence Calls Out Trent Reznor, Taylor Hawkins, And Bruce Springsteen, "Don't Bitch, Do Something!"
Diamond Head Announce North American Tour
Two New Soundtracks Harness The Cinematic Power Of Prog/Space Rock Legends & Revivalists!




© 2001-2017
top40-charts.com
about | advertise | site map
contact | privacy
Page gen. in 0.0052941 secs // 4 () queries in 0.060799121856689 secs
Top40-Charts.com
Members Area




Experience our site ad-free!