The countdown to HOVA's Pyramid Stage set begins
As a result NME.COM will be covering his set song-by-song. Simply come back from around 10pm (BST) on June 28 and keep refreshing the Jay-Z news story for an up-to-the-minute account of how the show is going.
In the meantime, check out what Jay-Z played at the Hove Festival this week for a clue to what might feature at Glastonbury, and have your say on whether you think Jay-Z is the best person for the festival by commenting below.
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