Pearl Jam's big secret has been revealed. The alt-rockers, along with Beyonce, Ed Sheeran and Coldplay, have been confirmed for this year's Global Citizen Festival. The free ticketed event aimed at drawing attention to and ending extreme poverty will take place Sept. 26 on the Great Lawn of New York City's Central Park.
Beyonce will headliner her husband's own festival, Budweiser's Made in America, in Philadelphia in September alongside co-headliner The Weeknd. Other performers on the books include J. Cole, Modest Mouse, Death Cab For Cutie, Big Sean, Santigold, Future, Banks, Action Bronson, Earl Sweatshirt, DJ Mustard and Nick Jonas, among others.
As Nikki Minaj was in the process of announcing the first round of U.S. dates on her current tour, she racked up a chart history milestone on the Billboard charts. Minaj is the first woman to chart four simultaneous top ten singles on the magazine's "Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop" chart.