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.