Jay-Z to get $1 mn for New Year`s show

Updated: Dec 27, 2010, 10:20 AM IST

London: Jay-Z is set to receive USD 1 million for performing at a lavish New Year`s Eve party, with his wife Beyonce Knowles and another celeb couple Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow for company.

The `Empire State of Mind` hitmaker is set to receivethe huge sum to entertain guests at the lavish launch for thenew Cosmopolitan Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, reported Femalefirst.

British band Coldplay are also said to be playing at the USD 4 billion resort, with frontman Martin bringing his own famous guest in the shape of his Hollywood actress wife Paltrow.

Martin will join Jay-Z in the line-up to perform in front of 2,500 partygoers at the 2,995-bedroom hotel.

However, `All the Single Ladies` hitmaker Beyonce, and `Country Strong` star Paltrow, who also sings, won`t be joining their husbands on stage.

PTI