Pharrell and N.E.R.D. to Headline NBA All-Star Halftime Show - NECN

Pharrell and N.E.R.D. to Headline NBA All-Star Halftime Show

Fergie will sing "The Star-Spangled Banner" prior to tip-off

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    Pharrell will perform at the NBA All-Star Halftime show.

    The NBA announced Thursday that 11-time Grammy winner Pharrell and his hip-hop-rock band N.E.R.D. will headline the halftime show at the 2018 NBA All-Star game in Los Angeles next month.

    Fergie, who has eight Grammys, will sing "The Star-Spangled Banner" prior to tip-off. Canadian rockers Barenaked Ladies will perform the national anthem of their home country.

    The Feb. 18 game will air live at 8 p.m. Eastern on TNT from the Staples Center. It will be seen in more than 200 countries.

    Pharrell and the band, which released its fifth studio album last month, will perform a medley of chart-topping hits. Fergie released her second full-length album, "Double Dutchess," and a companion visual album in September. She is a host of the new Fox show "The Four: Battle for Stardom."

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    Kevin Hart will open the night.