AXS TV to Broadcast Hyde Park Concerts

1:07 PM PST 06/21/2013 by Phil Gallo, Billboard
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Bon Jovi, Elton John, Lionel Richie and Jennifer Lopez are among the performers at the six-day event.

AXS TV is going international, broadcasting a two-day recap of British Summer Time Hyde Park, a six-day concert that will include performances from Bon Jovi, Elton John, Lionel Richie and Jennifer Lopez, Billboard has learned.

The concert event will air July 13 and 14 from Hyde Park in London. AXS TV will provide up to six hours of daily continuous coverage beginning at 7 p.m. ET. As with other event coverage, AXS will also include behind-the-scenes moments and artist interviews.

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Gary Clark Jr. is among the artists that will be featured. There is no word on how the Rolling Stones' return to Hyde Park will be part of the coverage.

“Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park represents a new era for entertainment in Hyde Park," AEG Europe president and CEO Jay Marciano said in a statement, referring to the weeklong music event that runs July 5-14.

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