Democratic National Convention organizers announce their full slate of entertainers scheduled to perform next week, including James Taylor, the Foo Fighters and Mary J. Blige on the closing night.
By DONOVAN SLACK |
8/31/12 7:10 AM EDT
"This roster of performances only adds to the excitement building in Charlotte for the historic week ahead of us," DNC Chair Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said in a statement. "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."
Here's the full schedule:
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)