John Legend To Headline First US Based ‘Rock In Rio’ Festival

John Legend has been booked to play the first ever U.S. edition of the "Rock In Rio" festival.

Slated to take place May 8, 9, 15 and 16 in Las Vegas, NV, the several day event will feature performances from various acts, including Legend, Taylor Swift, Linkin Park, No Doubt and Metallica.

Sources say the event will take up 37 acres and accommodate 85,000 people per day. City of Rock will also feature six stages and three themed "Rock Streets" that highlight the culture and music of the United States, the UK and Brazil.

Additional details and acts are to be announced.