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MLB All-Star Game: Fall Out Boy, Akon join Gwen Stefani in lineup

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MLB’s All-Star Game has a star-studded lineup, and not just when it comes to batting order.

The pro baseball league announced Thursday that Fall Out Boy, Rachel Platten, Empire of the Sun, Andra Day, and Akon are joining previously announced performers Gwen Stefani, OneRepublic, and Tori Kelly.

Stefani, OneRepublic, and Kelly are the big headliners for the Budweiser All-Star Concert in San Diego. Platten will sing the American National Anthem ahead of the All-Star Game, while The Tenors will perform the Canadian one. Day will handle American National Anthem duties before Sunday’s SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, and the other performers will provide entertainment during All-Star Week ahead of the ultimate game. 

Also on tap: Jamie Foxx and Andy Cohen are starring in Sunday’s All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game.

Here’s a rundown of who’s performing where and when:

  • Friday, July 8: OneRepublic with special guest NEEDTOBREATHE; Budweiser All-Star Concert at Embarcadero Marina Park South
  • Saturday, July 9: Tori Kelly with special guest All Time Low Budweiser All-Star Concert at Embarcadero Marina Park South
  • Saturday, July 9: Gwen Stefani with special guest Eve Budweiser All-Star Concert at Embarcadero Marina Park South
  • Saturday, July 9: Michael Franti; All-Star Soul Pose Yoga
  • Sunday, July 10: Fall Out Bay and Akon; MLB.com All-Star Bash (invitation only)
  • Monday, July 11: Fall Out Boy; on-field performance including two songs prior to the T-Mobile Home Run Derby
  • Monday, July 11: Empire of the Sun and DJ Eric D-Lux; Performance at the MLB All-Star Gala (invitation only)

Festivities begin Friday. The MLB All-Star Game is Tuesday, July 12 and will be aired on Fox. Coverage from Petco Park begins at 7:30 p.m. ET.

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