Grammy-winning singer Mary J. Blige has been added to the DNC’s Thursday night lineup at Bank of America Stadium.
On the final night of the Democratic National Convention she will join Earth, Wind and Fire, Foo Fighters, Marc Anthony and and North Carolina native James Taylor, whose appearance was announced previously.
The singers will perform on the night of President Barack Obama’s acceptance speech. Tickets to the event have all been distributed.
Below is the week’s full lineup:
Thursday, Sep. 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)