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John Legend will perform at halftime of the NBA All-Star Game.

By SI Wire
December 12, 2016

Grammy award-winning artist John Legend will headline the 2017 NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show in New Orleans on Feb. 19, 2017 at Smoothie King Center.

Legend is expected to play a compilation of his newest and classic hits. His newest album “Darkness and Light” was released earlier this month.

He previously served as the halftime entertainer at the 2009 All-Star Game in Phoenix.

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