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Performers for 2012 DNC set

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Associated Press
Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters will perform Thursday at the Democratic National Convention.
Anthony
File
James Taylor will sing at the DNC.

The Democratic National Convention Committee has announced the full lineup of performers set to take the stage at Time Warner Cable Arena and Bank of America Stadium this week in Charlotte, N.C.

“This roster of performances only adds to the excitement building in Charlotte for the historic week ahead of us,” said Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, chairman of the 2012 Democratic National Convention. “The tens of thousands who will attend Convention events in person, and all those tuning in across the country, should be ready for quite a show.”

The schedule of performances at the 2012 Democratic National Convention:

Tuesday: DJ Cassidy, Ledisi, Amber Riley (national anthem)

Wednesday: DJ Cassidy, Jessica Sanchez, Branford Marsalis (national anthem)

Thursday: Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige, James Taylor, Delta Rae, Inspire the Fire, Earth, Wind and Fire and Marc Anthony (national anthem)

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