The lineup for the U.K.’s Wireless 2009 music fest has been announced and hip-hop is heavily represented with such heavyweights as Kanye West, Young Jeezy, and Q-Tip, among others set to hit the stage.
Scheduled to go down on July 4-5 at London Hyde Park, rappers will share the spotlight with acts from across all musical genres. On the first day seminal hip-hop group Afrika Bambaataa and the Soulsonic Force are a part of the roster along with popular UK acts The Streets, Dizzee Rascal and electro group Basement Jaxx, who are billed as the headliners.
On the following day Kanye will headline the show, along with sets by Young Jeezy, Kelly Rowland, Q-Tip, Flo Rida, Mark Ronson’s artist Daniel Merriweather, and G.O.O.D. music artists Kid CuDi and Mr. Hudson.