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Mary J. Blige to Headline Philly 4th of July | News | Philadelphia
Mary J. Blige is headlining Wawa Welcome America. Do we miss the Roots?
With the announcement that Mary J. Blige will headline Philadelphia's 4th of July this year, we wonder if the city has finally figured this thing out.

The 25th Anniversary Wawa Welcome America! Festival on the Ben Franklin Parkway on the Fourth of July is featuring musical pioneer and "the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul," Mary J. Blige. Blige will headline for the first time. This year, the free concert on …

See Mary J. Blige for free at Philadelphia's Fourth of July festivities

On April 13, Wawa, Inc. and Welcome America, Inc., a nonprofit in partnership with the City of Philadelphia, sent out a press release to announce Wawa's continued commitment to hosting Wawa Welcome America, Philadelphia's Fourth of July festival. Wawa. PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Wawa Welcome America is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, and has announced who will headline the Party on the Parkway. “Family friendly, fun, cool, hip, and hopefully something for everyone,” says Jeff Guaracino,
Mary J. Blige is headlining Wawa Welcome America. Do we miss the Roots?
Mary J. Blige is headlining Wawa Welcome America. Do we miss the Roots?

Mary J. Blige will headline the Wawa Welcome America Festival on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway on July 4. by Dan DeLuca , Music Critic ddeluca@phillynews.com · Email. Dan DeLuca. Music Critic. Dan DeLuca is an Inquirer pop music critic. But his "In the

The lineup for the Wawa Welcome America celebration this Fourth of July has been announced, with Mary J. Blige as the headliner. The six-day festival will run from Thursday, June 29 through Tuesday, July 4. The following was released on Friday morning: . The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul herself, Mary J. Blige, will headline this year's Wawa Welcome America Festival concert on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway on July 4, organizers announced Friday. This year's festival runs June 29 through July 4. The festivities

Singer Mary J. Blige will be the top billing at Philadelphia's annual free concert on the Fourth of July this year. Organizers said Friday morning Blige, a nine-time Grammy award-winner, will headline the 2017 Wawa Welcome America event on the Benjamin

Mary J. Blige performs at the Clive Davis and The Recording Academy Pre-Grammy Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) (Chris Pizzello). Print Email · Julia Hatmaker
After a few years of 4th of July concerts and fireworks that ranged from unforgivable (hello, Nicki Minaj) to just plain chaotic (hello, last year), Philly is ready to give it a go again, this time with R&B superstar Mary J. Blige at the helm. Philly's … . 2017 is really zipping on by. Just this morning the lineup for the 25th annual Wawa Welcome America Concert was announced and Mary J. Blige is the headliner. Dubbed the “Queen of Hip-Hop Soul,” Blige has nine Grammy Awards and eight multi-platinum
Mary J. Blige will headline the Wawa Welcome America concert as part of the July 4th festivities. lif-wawa042317-boyzIImen. Boyz II Men members will be honored for their musical and philanthropic achievements at Wawa Welcome America celebration in

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