Jay-Z to Join Coldplay in Paralympics Closing Ceremony
After the spectacular closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics everyone is now eagerly looking forward to the Paralympics’ closing night.
Coldplay’s Chris Martin has had an important role putting the playlist together and his band is expected to appear with guests such as Rihanna and Jay-Z.
News of Jay-Z’s role was released by the Daily Mirror, it was reported that Martin was instrumental in arranging for Jay-Z to appear as the two of them are close friends.
A source told the newspaper that it will be “one hell of a show”. They went on to say that Jay-Z has been “blown away by their [the competitors’] bravery and athleticism.” It is expected to be a concert like “no other and a fantastic end to what has been the most successful Paralympics ever.”
The closing ceremony has been titled the ‘Festival of Flame’ and will be using the themes of earth, wind, water, fire and ice. Chris Martin has said that “Kim Gavin and Misty Buckley are working hard to put on a spectacular Paralympic Games Closing Ceremony for the athletes and spectators in the stadium … and we are so happy to be involved.”