Jay Z and Justin Timberlake will not boycott their Florida concert

 

Show still on despite recent outcry from musicians over the Zimmerman trial

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By People Page Staff

Stevie Wonder, Madonna, Kanye West. All say they are boycotting Florida in the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict but have no tour dates. Jay Z and Justin Timberlake do: At Sun Life Stadium on Aug. 16.

Jay Z (no hyphen these days) and JT paid tribute to Trayvon at their “Legends of the Summer” concert at Yankee Stadium, dedicating Forever Young to the slain teen.

WPLG-TV reports the show will go on, citing a source close to the tour. A Live Nation rep confirmed the report with the following statement: "The Legends of The Summer Stadium tour with Justin Timberlake and JAY Z will take place as planned at Sun Life Stadium in Miami, FL on Friday, August 16th."

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