The New Orleans Saints announced that the NFC Championship game on January 20 against the Los Angeles Rams in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome will feature a variety of notable musicians and bands that will perform throughout game day.
Prior to each home game, a FREE CONCERT is held in Champions Square and turns into the city's best pregame party. This Sunday in Champions Square, starting at 11:30 a.m., CHEAP TRICK, will be performing. Cheap Trick connected 60s pop, heavy metal, and punk while providing the blueprint for arena rock. Cheap Trick achieved mainstream popularity in the United States in 1979 with its album, Cheap Trick at Budokan and reached the Top 10 in the U.S. Charts with the single, "I Want You to Want Me." Click here for more information on the 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees.
Prior to the game, musician, songwriter and author, JIMMY BUFFETT, who is responsible for recording hit songs including "Margaritaville", which ranked 234th on the Recording Industry Association of America's list of "Songs of the Century" and "Come Monday," will lead the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in the National Anthem.
Also, the American hip-hop duo, YING YANG TWINS who have received notoriety for their song "Halftime (Stand Up and Get Crunk)" and top ten Billboard hits "What's Happinin", "Shake" and "Salt Shaker" will headline the NFC Championship halftime performance followed by New Orleans own rapper, Darwin Turner, better known by his stage name CHOPPA.