The pre-acceptance speech concert just got a little more soulful. Mary J. Blige and Earth, Wind & Fire joins a lineup that already included James Taylor. The Foo Fighters, Marc Antony, Delta Rae (Durham-based rock band) and Inspire The Fire (Charlotte-based praise group will also perform.
Below are other performers:
Tonight (NC Music Factory): Biz Markie, Nneena Freelon (Durham-based national jazz artist)
Tuesday (Time Warner Cable Arena): Amber Riley (national anthem), D.J. Cassidy, Ledisi.
Wednesday (Time Warner Cable Arena): Branford Marsalis (national anthem), D.J. Cassidy, Jessica Sanchez.
Thursday (Bank of America Stadium): Marc Antony (national anthem), Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige, Earth, Wind and Fire, James Taylor, Delta Rae, Inspire the Fire.