The NBA All-Star Game weekend, scheduled for February 18-20 in Cleveland, will once again feature an all-star lineup of musical artists as well.
DJ Khaled and his friends Mary J. Blige, Ludacris, Lil Wayne, Gunna, Lil Baby and Migos will perform before the dunk content during the State Farm All-Star Saturday Night festivities that begin February 19 at 8 p.m. ET on TNT.
For the NBA’s 75th anniversary, Usher, Spike Lee, Anthony Anderson and Tiffany Haddish will narrate the history of the league.
Earth, Wind & Fire will be featured in a special performance of their 1975 classic “Shining Star” as part of the halftime show for the all-star game, which takes place on Sunday, February 20.
Macy Gray will sing the national anthem before the game, while the day before, Keke Palmer will also sing the anthem, plus the Black National Anthem, “Lift Every Voice and Sing.” Palmer will be accompanied by the Howard University Showtime Marching Band at the first-ever NBA HBCU Classic event, featuring a match-up between the Howard University and Morgan State University men’s basketball teams, which airs at 2 p.m. ET on TNT and ESPN2.
Friday night’s action will feature Haddish, Quavo, Jack Harlow and more playing in the Ruffles All-Star Celebrity Game at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN
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