Ne-Yo & Nelly Furtado to Perform at 2016 NBA All-Star Game

Chris Stanford
Ne-Yo

Plus: Walk the Moon will perform at Saturday's Verizon Slam Dunk Contest.

Ne-Yo, Walk the Moon and Nelly Furtado will be adding another dosage of star power to the 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend in Toronto.

Sting to Headline NBA All-Star 2016 Halftime Show

With Grammy-winning legend Sting helming the halftime show, Ne-Yo is set to belt out the U.S. national anthem as Nelly Furtado will lend her vocals to the Canadian national anthem on Sunday. Cirque du Soleil will also bring the acrobatics before tipoff for the 65th NBA All-Star Game.

Pop group Walk the Moon will also strut onstage for a live performance of their new single "Work This Body" as well as their smash hit "Shut Up and Dance" prior to the Verizon Slam Dunk Contest during State Farm All-Star Saturday Night. For Friday night's All-Star celebrity game, expect Drake and Team Canada to duke it out against Kevin Hart and the USA team on the hardwood.

Head Coaches Drake & Kevin Hart Will Face Off in NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2016

The performers are set to invade Toronto's Air Canada Centre for the NBA All-Star Game Entertainment Series presented by JBL with coverage for Sunday night's festivities beginning at 8 p.m. ET on TNT.


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