Jay-Z Tickets at Barclays Center on Sale Friday

The concert will officially open the arena to the public.

Tickets for at the Barclays Center will go on sale this Friday, July 13, officials confirmed.

The hip-hop mogul—and part owner of the Brooklyn Nets—will perform at the arena on its opening night, Sept. 28, as well as two additional concerts on Sept, 29 and 30.

According to the arena, more than 7,000 tickets per show will be priced at under $30.

“The artist dictates the pricing, and Jay-Z has said from the start that these concerts are all about celebrating Brooklyn, and he wanted everyone who wants to come to be able to attend,” Barclays Center CEO Brett Yormark told the New York Post.

On Friday, tickets will be on sale beginning at 10 a.m. through www.barclayscenter.com and www.ticketmaster.com.

Jay-Z’s concerts will kick off a series of big-name shows at the arena – , , , Leonard Cohen and Rush are all slated to perform – and some think Barclays may eventually .

So, are you excited for Jay-Z’s opening night, or could having a major concert venue in your backyard be a bit too much to handle? Share your thoughts in the comments.

Dios Thunders August 01, 2012 at 09:44 PM
Real estate hoodies ?all off subject, Its built its done & I see J-Z is trying 2 make it afordable 2 attend shows & games unlike MADISON SQUARE GARDEN & Yankee Stadium Priced under $30 is a very good deal & theres trains n bus'es coming from every where easy 4 people 2 get 2 & most all can easly afford that not $1,000 At GARDEN Jay Z is from Brooklyn he didnt grow up wealthy or comfortable & he knows as well people R not doing well & cant afford 2 spend a ton of money 2 take there families 2 see a game or kids 2 go to a show w/ there friends or elderly on fixed incomes I hope this is extended 2 all shows I dont care if its Barbara or the Rolling Stones That would be SO great PRINCE also! now music & sports fans can go not just celebs who could care less but want 2 b SEEN @ a COOL happening) that idiot BIBNY54 who said here comes the hoodies 2 her us born & grown up in brooklyn people say OH NO HERE COMES THE OUT OF TOWNIE IDIOTS & HIPSTERS & YUPPIES GO HOME GO BACK WHERE U CAME FROM & that means U BIBNY54 u got a lot of nerve yea here comes the WHAT u say? from u & Stop shopping @ the ATLANTIC MALL save up sell ur IKEA & POTTERY BARN TARGET stuff & move back where u came from Cos anyone who is from brooklyn knows that area was hell town & prices 4 MSG & YANKEE STADIUM R INSANE Ya got a set on u lady 2 say that yea here come the Hodies yea say it JEWS KIKES SPICS WOPS Degos Guidos RACKIS TERROISTS CHINKS RUSKIS why dont u just say WHAT U MEAN NOT HOODIES U MEAN NIGGAS!
Dios Thunders August 01, 2012 at 09:46 PM
BIBNY54 you are horrible your not a human being your one of the big major problems thats wrong with this world and your a coward Hoodies yea say what you really mean.
Dios Thunders August 01, 2012 at 09:51 PM
RICHARD your so right everything you said is exactly true hahah cell phones like Bricks funny..guy btw people I am white as can be blonde blue eyes italian jewish and russian together and Im from Brooklyn born and grew up here people like BIBNY54 who come thats when WE SAY there goes the nieghborhood ., and I bet they own a sweat shirt with a hood who doesnt even my dog has one
Dios Thunders September 26, 2012 at 08:11 PM
SPAMONIE GARDENS OF BENSONHURST IS COMEING TO BARCLEYS they frirst opened in BENSONHURST in the 1030's bibny52 the italians are coming too setting up a food stand at BARCLEYS watch out Here come the Gudios is that what youd say ..watch it kiddo Bensonhurst meets Barcleys , I as a BENSONHURST-ite gowing up there think this is great so is the Pizza and spamoni http://www.brooklyndaily.com/stories/2012/39/all_spumonibarclays_2012_09_28_bk.html check it out in the Brooklyn weekly courier
BRADY September 27, 2012 at 05:09 AM


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