NBA Announces 2019 All-Star Game Performers With J. Cole and Meek Mill Headlining

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The 2019 NBA All-Star Game is almost here, and the league has announced the lineup of amazing entertainers that will take the stage in Charlotte. The league announced that North Carolina native and award-winning artist J. Cole will perform along with Meek Mill.

J. Cole will be the main performer for the 2019 NBA All-Star Game halftime show on Sunday, Feb. 17 at Spectrum Center, while Meek Mill will be the opening performer and also take part in announcing the introductions of the All-Star teams.

 

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That’s not all: Charlotte-born singer Anthony Hamilton will be singing the U.S. National Anthem, while Carly Rae Jepsen will sing the Canadian National Anthem before the game starts.

TV coverage of the game will be on TNT and will start up at 8 p.m. ET and will be broadcast around the world.

Check out more about the NBA All-Star Game at NBA.com.

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Here’s the full list of the entertainers for the 2019 All-Star Game:

  • Opening and Introductions: Meek Mill
  • U.S. National Anthem: Anthony Hamilton
  • Canadian National Anthem: Carly Rae Jepsen
  • Halftime Performer: J. Cole