Paris Summer Jam is a brand new hip-hop party for the French capital, taking place for the first time this summer in the western suburbs of the city. Bringing together stars of the scene from both sides of the Atlantic, the one-day festival is a chance to see a lineup of the best in the business.
And who better to top the bill than the greatest rapper in the world right now, Kung-Fu Kenny himself, Kendrick Lamar. 2018 sees Compton's finest travelling worldwide with his DAMN. tour, as well as headlining festivals across the globe, firmly cementing his place at the top of the rap game.
He will be joined in the newly built U Arena by recently revived trio and party playlist favourites N.E.R.D and French hip-hop veterans IAM, among others.
The one-day festival will take place in the recently opened U Arena, in the western Parisian suburb of Nanterre.
From the city centre, you can easily reach Nanterre by train (RER) from a number of stations (Chatelet - Les Halles, Charles-de-Gaulle - Étoile, Paris Lyon etc.)
The arena is located around 500m from Gare de Nanterre Préfecture.