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NBA announces lineup for first All-Star pregame concert

Posted Feb 15 2012 10:45AM

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Gym Class Heroes and J. Cole will headline the first NBA All-Star pregame concert.

Pentatonix and Kayla Brianna also will perform before tipoff on Feb. 26 at the Amway Center, home of the Orlando Magic.

The Sprint Pregame Concert will be carried live at 5 p.m. EST on NBA TV and will lead into the TNT pregame show with live look-ins before the 7 p.m. game.

Gym Class Heroes, led by Travie McCoy, will be joined by Neon Hitch on their single "Get Yourself Back Home." Rapper J. Cole, the first artist signed to Jay-Z's Roc Nation label, is a recent Grammy nominee. Pentatonix recently earned fame by winning "The Sing Off" and Brianna, daughter of former NBA player Kenny Smith, will debut her single "If You Love Me."

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