Posted August 14, 2014 by Marisa M in ThatsEnuff

Def Jam Announces 30-Year Anniversary Concert With Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, DMX & More

In celebration of 30 years of putting out albums from some of the biggest names in hip-hop, Def Jam Records will be throwing a major concert at the Barclay’s Center on October 16! Artists from their star-studded roster include past and present names such as: Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, DMX, Jhene Aiko, Method Man & Redman, Foxy Brown and more, with more names and surprises to be added.

“It’s very exciting to be able to be part of such a special announcement—Def Jam Recordings 30th Anniversary Concert at the iconic Barclay Center — which solidifies and continues forward the enduring mark the brand has made on pop culture,” Def Jam CEO, Steve Bartels, said in a statement. “Including the very artists that have pioneered the beginnings of the storied label, to showcasing the new dynamic and current superstars in the making, this concert is the can’t miss event of the year.”

Tickets go on sale August 22 at 10am via Ticketmaster.