Today Announces Summer Concert Performers

By Chris Ariens 

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Straight up, The Today show has announced the lineup for the 13th annual Summer Concert Series, let’s just say there’s a promise of a new day (okay, we’ll stop).

Headliners include Miley Cyrus, Mary J Blige, Chris Brown, Alanis Morissette, Ashlee Simpson (sans lip sync hoe down, we’re sure), Kenny Chesney and Coldplay.

The summer series kicks off a couple months early with a “special comeback performance” by American Idol’s Paula Abdul on Friday, April 25.

Click continued to see the list of performances…


25 Paula Abdul


2 Neil Diamond
9 Mary J Blige
16 Surprise Reunion concert
23 Alanis Morissette
26 B-52s (Special Memorial Day Concert)
30 Donna Summer


6 Chris Brown
13 Kenny Chesney
20 Rihanna
27 Coldplay


4 Ashlee Simpson
11 Rascal Flatts
18 Natasha Bedingfield
25 Miley Cyrus


1 Sheryl Crow