CINCINNATI — Organizers announced the lineup for the 2017 Cincinnati Music Festival during a release party at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Paul Brown Stadium.
Mary J. Blige and Usher will headline the event. Other performers include Kem, Fantasia, BBD, Anthony Hamilton and Confunkshun.
The Santangelo Group, led by Owner Joe Santangelo, has promoted or co-promoted the Macy’s Music Festival at Paul Brown Stadium since 2005.
In addition to the Macy’s Festival in Cincinnati, The Santangelo Group promotes the Hampton Jazz Festival in Hampton, VA.
The Cincinnati Music Festival is one of the only shows nationwide that features a double stage.
The R&B festival is set to take place July 27-29 2017 at the stadium.