R&B artist Usher and teen sensation Justin Bieber will take the stage of the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre on Aug. 6 for the World Leadership Awards, a fundraiser concert benefiting Usher’s charity, the New Look Foundation. Joining them: former President Bill Clinton.
Information posted on Usher’s Web site says that the event supports the foundation’s ”mission to mentor youth as global leaders,” and promises an evening of special surprises.
Usher and Justin Bieber may not be headlining but, they are among the biggest acts slated to appear during this year’s massive Summerfest in Milwaukee.
Kicking off Thursday, June 24, Summerfest, as it has done for several years, brings both chart-topping and rising talent together for an over week long line up of performances making it one of music’s premier summer festivals.
According to organizers, music fans can purchase tickets now to 11 outstanding shows at the 23,000 seat Marcus Amphitheater including Usher and Justin Bieber performing June 30 and June 27 respectively.
Summerfest 2010 will take place June 24 –- July 4 from noon until midnight daily. The World’s Largest Music Festival and Milwaukee’s cornerstone summer celebration attracts the music industry’s hottest stars, emerging talent and local favorites.
Justin Bieber is co-headlining KIIS FM’s Wango Tango with Adam Lambert, Usher, Ludacris, Ke$ha, Iyaz and Akon at the Staples Center on Saturday, May 15. KIIS Club VIPs get first access to tickets beginning Friday, April 2. Tickets go on sale to the general public next week. Pix of Justin out with a ‘Jersey Shore‘ girl @ Dlisted & out with Ryan Seacrest @ ONTD.