Wyclef Jean Joins NYC Central Park Concert Line-Up


Wyclef Jean

Haitian-born Wyclef Jean, has been added to the lineup for next month's NYC Central Park Mega-Concert.


Music executive, Clive Davis, has announced that Wyclef Jean will be the only Caribbean act on the bill. He will perform alongside Paul Simon, Jennifer Hudson, and Bruce Springsteen, as well as Jon Batiste, LL Cool J, Carlos Santana with Rob Thomas, Journey, and Patti Smith, as well as Kane Brown, Elvis Costello, Lucky Daye, Earth, Wind & Fire, and Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds.


The Central Park event, dubbed "We Love New York City: The Homecoming Concert," is scheduled for August 21st.


All attendees must show proof of immunization, but 80 percent of tickets are free.


Citi cardholders can now purchase tickets in advance. For everyone else, ticket sales will begin on Aug. 2 at 10 a.m., with additional tranches of free and VIP tickets available at various times from Aug. 3 to 7. More information is available at nyc.gov/homecomingweek.