New Orleans, LA – Nas and H.E.R. are heading to New Orleans next year to provide entertainment for the NCAA’s FBS football national championship weekend.
The two are scheduled to perform at AT&T Playoff Playlist Live! as part of a series of free concerts leading up to the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship game. MAX, Meghan Trainor, Bastille and New Orleans’ own Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue are also set for the free shows, which will take place at Woldenberg Park on January 11-12.
Nas and H.E.R. will take the stage on January 11. The former shared the information about his upcoming gig Twitter on Wednesday (November 20).
“NOLA, come join me for @CFBPlayoff weekend,” Nas wrote.
— Nasir Jones (@Nas) November 20, 2019
The music won’t stop there though. Hours before the January 13 kickoff, Tim McGraw and Judah & the Lion will perform at the Capital One Stage at Allstate Championship Tailgate Plaza. Additionally, Grammy-winning artist Lauren Daigle will sing the national anthem before the game begins at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Fans can catch the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship live at the Superdome in New Orleans or by watching the broadcast on ESPN at 8 p.m. Eastern on January 13, 2020. For more information about the game and its weekend festivities, check out the College Football Playoff’s official site.