NBC’s Today Show has released its list of musical performers this summer with the industry’s hottest names taking over the plaza outside its studios at Rockefeller Center. Grammy Award winning artist Meghan Trainor kicks off the “Citi Concert Series on TODAY” on Tuesday, May 15.
This year’s lineup for the 23rd annual summer concert series includes veteran TODAY performers Christina Aguilera, Shawn Mendes, Maroon 5, Kelly Clarkson, 5 Seconds of Summer, Jason Mraz and Charlie Puth. Artists Alessia Cara, Panic! at the Disco, Troye Sivan, Why Don’t We and Julia Michaels are set to perform their first concerts on Rockefeller Plaza. Also, country superstars Keith Urban, Dierks Bentley, Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker, Dan + Shay and Cole Swindell round out the star-studded 2018 lineup. See the full lineup here: TODAY.com/ConcertLineup
Additionally, TODAY is exclusively utilizing Shazam technology, allowing fans to unlock content during performances from their favorite artists all summer long.
Below is a list of the concerts scheduled to date. All performances are on Fridays unless otherwise noted. Fans are encouraged to visit the plaza outside TODAY’s Studio 1A for the live concerts. Viewing is on a first-come, first-served basis. Entrance is located at 48th Street and Rockefeller Plaza in New York City.
“Citi Concert Series on TODAY” Summer Lineup:
15 MEGHAN TRAINOR (#MeghanTrainorTODAY) *Tuesday
25 DARIUS RUCKER (#DariusRuckerTODAY)
28 TROYE SIVAN (#TroyeSivanTODAY) *Monday
1 SHAWN MENDES (#ShawnTODAY)
8 KELLY CLARKSON (#KellyTODAY)
12 DIERKS BENTLEY (#DierksTODAY) *Tuesday
15 CHRISTINA AGUILERA (#ChristinaTODAY)
22 5 SECONDS OF SUMMER (#5SOSTODAY)
25 DAN + SHAY (#DanShayTODAY) *Monday
29 PANIC! AT THE DISCO (#PanicAtTheDiscoTODAY)
6 LADY ANTEBELLUM (#LadyATODAY)
13 MAROON 5 (#Maroon5TODAY)
20 CHARLIE PUTH (#CharliePuthTODAY)
27 JULIA MICHAELS (#JuliaMichaelsTODAY)
2 KEITH URBAN (#KeithTODAY) *Thursday
10 JASON MRAZ (#JasonMrazTODAY)
17 COLE SWINDELL (#ColeSwindellTODAY)
*Dates for Alessia Cara (#AlessiaCaraTODAY) and Why Don’t We (#WhyDontWeTODAY) to be announced.
Additional performances may be announced throughout the season.