In support of President Obama, Charlotte to host an impressive line-up of musical acts including Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige, James Taylor, Marc Anthony and Earth, Wind and Fire
CHARLOTTE, Aug. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following last week's announcement of iconic North Carolina artists, today the Democratic National Convention Committee announced the full line-up of performers set to take the stage at Time Warner Cable Arena and Bank of America Stadium next week.
"This roster of performances only adds to the excitement building in Charlotte for the historic week ahead of us," said 2012 Democratic National Convention Chair Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. "The tens of thousands who will attend Convention events in person, and all those tuning in across the country, should be ready for quite a show."
The schedule of performances at the 2012 Democratic National Convention:
Thursday, September 6 (Bank of America Stadium)
Mary J. Blige
Earth, Wind and Fire
Inspire the Fire
Marc Anthony (national anthem)
Wednesday, September 5 (Time Warner Cable Arena)
Branford Marsalis (national anthem)
Tuesday, September 4 (Time Warner Cable Arena)
Amber Riley (national anthem)
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SOURCE 2012 Democratic National Convention Committee