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Thursday, February 6th, 2014 at 2:40 pm  |  7 responses

Pharrell Williams and Kendrick Lamar to Perform During NBA All-Star Weekend

The NBA announced Thursday that Pharrell Williams and Kendrick Lamar are set to headline the musical entertainment portion of All-Star Weekend in NOLA later this month. From the press release:

Williams will make a grand entrance when he opens the NBA All-Star 2014 festivities with the only player introductions set in all of sports, featuring surprise musical guests. The electrifying performance will be followed by Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and guitarist Gary Clark, Jr. who will perform the U.S. National Anthem and Canadian singer-songwriter Serena Ryder who will perform the Canadian National Anthem.

At halftime, New Orleans native Trombone Shorty and his band Orleans Avenue will tip off the celebration of New Orleans-influenced music with performers including multiplatinum singer-songwriter Janelle Monáe, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Dr. John, Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and guitarist Gary Clark Jr. and the legendary band Earth, Wind & Fire.

On Saturday, Feb. 15, prior to the highly anticipated Sprite Slam Dunk Contest airing live at 8 p.m. ET on TNT, Grammy-nominated artist Kendrick Lamar will perform an exclusive medley of smash hits from his critically acclaimed albums.

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  • Anthony

    Good call cause 2 Chainz and Alicia Keys last year was “El Ter Ri Ble”

  • Anthony

    Good call cause 2 Chainz and Alicia Keys last year was “El Ter Ri Ble”

  • Anthony

    Good call cause 2 Chainz and Alicia Keys last year was “El Ter Ri Ble”

  • Allan
  • retrobat

    Let’s get something straight here…Alicia Keys is NEVER terrible.

  • http://bit.ly/1adGLWn SirGrey

    “Click boom, TNT, TDE, We in here !”

  • http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjIeIA3G2s5UPQfRPYFyFDw Hart26

    KDot? Awesome.

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