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Michael Jackson Tribute Concert

Performers for the “Michael Forever: The Tribute Concert,” being held on October 8th in Cardiff, Wales, were announced today.

According to reports, Christina Aguilera, Leona Lewis, Smokey Robinson, Cee Lo Green and JLS will all take the stage to honor the life and legacy of Michael Jackson, who passed away in 2009.

From CNN:

Members of the Jackson family taking the stage October 8 in Cardiff, Wales, include several of Michael Jackson’s brothers, “the next generation of Jacksons,” and 3T, which consists of Tito Jackson’s three sons.

Alternative rock band Alien Ant Farm and British R&B singer Craig David are also on the bill, while other artists will be added in the next few days, according to promoter Global Live Events.

“This announcement is just the beginning, we have many more to announce,” Global Live Events executive Paul Ring said.

“This concert will unite various generations and musical genres, reminding everyone of just how amazing a talent Michael was.”

Promoters are planning to broadcast the tribute concert live on CNN.