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Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival at Jones Beach reveals schedule; single-day tickets on sale Friday

Rapper Big Sean performs on ABC's

Rapper Big Sean performs on ABC's "Good Morning America" at Rumsey Playfield on July 7, 2017. Credit: Getty Images / Nicholas Hunt

Big Sean and Zedd will headline the first night of this year’s Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival on Aug. 19, while Major Lazer and Marshmello will close out the two-day festival at Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater.

Though organizers announced the acts earlier, the schedules had been secret until Monday morning. Single-day tickets for the festival will be $60-$150 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Live Nation. Citi cardholders can purchase pre-sale single-day tickets starting at 10 a.m. Tuesday through the Citi Private Pass program. Two-day tickets are $100-$280 through Live Nation and are currently on sale.

Demi Lovato will be the special guest on the Saturday show, leading a slate that includes plenty of hip-hop stars like Gucci Mane, Rick Ross and Ty Dolla $ign.

Sunday will also include newly solo singer Camila Cabello, chart-topper DJ Khaled and everyone from Young Thug to YouTube sensations Jack & Jack.

“It’s about the experience,” said John Amato, president of Billboard, the music magazine that produces the event with Live Nation. “Let’s throw the party that Long Island and New York deserve.”

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