Rolling Loud New York 2022 Adds Playboi Carti to Star-Studded Lineup

Rolling Loud New York Returns to Citi Field in Queens on September 23-25th

Headlined by Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky, and Future, the World’s Largest Rap Festival Returns to Hip-Hop’s Home Town For The Third Time

Playboi Carti performs at Rolling Loud New York 2021 (credit: Rolling Loud/@henryhwu)

The Announcement:

Rolling Loud has solidified its reputation as hip-hop’s biggest stage, an event where headlines and reputations are made. Recruiting one of the most exciting performers in rap to the Big Apple, Rolling Loud welcomes Playboi Carti to the already-stacked lineup of Rolling Loud New York 2022. The superstar rapper joins headliners Nicki MinajA$AP Rocky, and Future on the lineup for New York edition of rap’s biggest festival. The third-ever Rolling Loud to touch down in hip-hop’s birthplace, Rolling Loud New York returns to Citi Field in Queens on September 23-25th. GA and VIP tickets are available for sale at rollingloud.com/nytix.

Beyond the headliners lies an all-star lineup of notable names. Fans at Rolling Loud New York can see established superstars like Lil BabyLil Uzi Vert21 Savage, and Moneybagg Yo, Five Borough favorites like A Boogie Wit Da HoodieLil Tecca and Fivio Foreign, leading ladies like BIABktherulaDreamDollKaliLakeyah, and more, respected veterans like Pusha TBusta Rhymes, and Fat Joe, and a host of rising rappers from NY and beyond.

Rolling Loud New York continues a banner year for the world’s largest rap festival, highlighted by July’s Rolling Loud Miami, which brought headliners Kid Cudi, Future, and Kendrick Lamar, plus hundreds of rap’s biggest names to Hard Rock Stadium. Beyond Miami, this has been a year of international expansion for Rolling Loud. In September, Rolling Loud hosts the first-ever Rolling Loud Toronto, featuring an international array of A-listers including headliners Future, WizKid, and Dave. Rolling Loud hosted its first two European festivals this summer, with Rolling Loud Portugal and Rolling Loud x WOO HAH! Fest in the Netherlands, and plans to expand to Thailand next year.

Led by founders Matt Zingler and Tariq Cherif, Rolling Loud is on a mission to continue innovating in the live music space, and become one of the world’s most recognizable brands in the process. Stay tuned for many more announcements, as Rolling Loud continues to lead the vanguard of music experiences in hip-hop and beyond.

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Critical Praise:

“Rolling Loud has become the biggest hip-hop festival in the country” – Variety

“From niche hip-hop festival to must-play event for some of the biggest stars in music.” – Pollstar

“Until Elon Musk involuntarily envelops society into a physical cloud universe, Rolling Loud will be the closest experience to actually living inside your streaming app.” – Complex

“Rolling Loud’s annual New York edition is always something special, but this year’s Halloween-weekend extravaganza (not to mention the first post-pandemic) brought seriously spectacular energy to Queens’ Citi Field.” – Highsnobiety

“Rolling Loud is a lifestyle brand. They are more than just the shows. They have built a community with their consumers and are building new channels to maintain continuity” – Forbes

“In four and a half years — beginning small in Miami, and now promoting Coachella-sized events around the country — Rolling Loud has established itself as a playground for the young…This time last year, many of the rappers now drawing crowds of several thousand were barely known.” – The New York Times

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Carti shuts it down at Rolling Loud California 2021 (credit: Rolling Loud/@srodriguez92)

The Background:

Founded by 5-time Billboard Hip-Hop Power Players Matt Zingler & Tariq Cherif as a one-day Miami show, Rolling Loud has grown into a global festival phenomenon, putting on shows on both coasts and in multiple countries. Rolling Loud is the premier festival brand in hip-hop, known for its expert curation of wide-ranging lineups that reflect the state of the genre.

Rolling Loud recently wrapped Miami 2022, its biggest event to date, headlined by Kid Cudi, Kendrick Lamar, and Future, and the inaugural Rolling Loud Portugal, which brought an international array of all-stars to the beaches of Portimåo, Portugal. The festival’s busy 2022 continues in September, with the first ever Rolling Loud Toronto, headlined by Future, WizKid, and Dave, and Rolling Loud New York, headlined by Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky & Future.

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