Billboard Hot 100 Fest Breaks Single Day Attendance Record at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater

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Lil Wayne performs during Billboard Hot 100 Festival - Day 1 at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater on Aug. 22, 2015 in Wantagh, New York. 

The first-ever Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival debuted at Jones Beach, NY, on Saturday (Aug. 22) to record-breaking numbers.

The fest's first day shattered single-day attendance records at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, where everyone from Jason Derulo to Little Mix to Lil Wayne to Axwell & Ingrosso to The Weeknd played to rapt crowds. More than 17,000 fans hit Jones Beach throughout a day filled with memorable performances.

The fest's second day features Skrillex, Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj and many more. Check out the full lineup here

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