With the Hottest Chart Topping Acts in the Country Including Rihanna, Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato, Black Eyed Peas, Miley Cyrus, Alicia Keys and Lady Antebellum
Diverse Mix of Grammy Award-Winning Artists Will Perform Live Every Friday Morning From the Rumsey Playfield in New York City’s Central Park
The Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato Together Kick Off Summer Concert Series on May 21
“Good Morning America” today announced its sizzling 2010 Summer Concert Series lineup with the hottest chart-topping acts in the country, including mega-watt stars Rihanna, Black Eyed Peas and Alicia Keys; pop sensations the Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato, and Miley Cyrus; country superstars Sugarland and Lady Antebellum; and the best nostalgia as The GO-GO's perform for the final time on television. The 2010 Summer Concert Series returns for the second straight year to the Rumsey Playfield in Central Park, where music’s biggest names will perform live every Friday. The Summer Concert Series is sponsored by Walgreen’s (first seven concerts) and John Frieda® Frizz-Ease® Hair Care (final eight concerts).
“GMA’s Summer Concert Series” kicks off on May 21 with the Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato performing songs from the highly anticipated “Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam.”
Viewers interested in joining "GMA" in Central Park are encouraged to arrive at Rumsey Playfield via the 69th street entrance on Fifth Avenue at 6:00am when the park opens to the public. For more information on how to attend a summer concert in Central Park, click on the "GMA" web site at www.abcnews.com.
All concerts are free and open to the public and will take place live during "Good Morning America," Fridays from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. ET. Additional dates and acts will be announced throughout the summer. Concerts scheduled-to-date include the following:
May 21 – Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato, Camp Rock 2
May 28 — Sugarland
June 4 — Diddy
June 11 — Norah Jones and Sarah McLachlan
June 18 — Miley Cyrus
June 25 — Alicia Keys
July 2 — Mary J. Blige
July 9 – To Be Announced
July 16 – The GO-GO’S
July 23 — Sheryl Crow
July 30 — Black Eyed Peas
August 6 – To Be Announced
August13 — Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato, Camp Rock 2
August 20 — Rihanna
August 27 — Lady Antebellum
The Emmy Award-winning morning news program, featuring the anchor team of Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, Sam Champion and Juju Chang, airs live Monday through Friday from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. ET on the ABC Television Network. Jim Murphy is the senior executive producer and Tom Cibrowski is the executive producer of ABC’s “Good Morning America.” Karen Rhee is the Senior Entertainment Producer in charge of the concert series.
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