AOL To Sponsor New-Artist Shows In N.Y.

Cherie, Christina Milian among featured artists.

America Online is sponsoring a summer concert series in New York that will spotlight acts featured in AOL Music's new-artist program "Breakers."

The series will kick off June 25 with Atlantic Records act Cherie.

Other acts slated to perform this summer: Maverick singer/songwriter Ben Jelen (June 29), Mercury Nashville country artist Julie Roberts (July 13), Arista R&B singer Anthony Hamilton (July 21) and Island R&B pop act Christina Milian (July 26).

All concerts will be taped for the AOL Broadband Rocks concert series. They will be broadcast at a later date, exclusively for AOL for Broadband members.

Each of the shows will take place at 7 p.m. ET at the new Time Warner Center complex in New York.