Jennifer Hudson to Perform Kobe Bryant Tribute at the NBA All-Star Game

TNT Will Air NBA All-Star Game’s Fourth Quarter Ad-Free in New Format Honoring Kobe Bryant

TNT Will Air NBA All-Star Game’s Fourth Quarter Ad-Free in New Format Honoring Kobe Bryant

Jennifer Hudson is set to perform a tribute to Kobe Bryant during Sunday's NBA All-Star Game in Chicago, the NBA announced Thursday. Additional details weren't made available, and the nature of Hudson's tribute is seemingly being kept under wraps. The biggest names will perform throughout Sunday evening, as Chance will be joined at halftime by Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled, and Quavo. Prior to tip-off, Chicagoan and 10-time GRAMMY victor Chaka Khan will sing the US national anthem and country music singer-songwriter Tenille Arts will sing the Canadian national anthem.

Sunday's NBA All-Star Game 2020, presented by Kia, will include several changes.

The NBA All-Star weekend's events, which take place at United Center and Wintrust Arena this weekend, will be broadcast on TNT.

During his NBA career, Bryant earned 18 NBA All-Star selections and was named All-Star Game MVP four times.

An episode of Inside the National Basketball Association will be filmed live in Chicago tonight; the show will feature Charles Barkley and Shaq, among others.

14-month-old coronavirus patient discharged from hospital in Hubei
But in Geneva, World Health Organization officials warned Wednesday against reaching premature conclusions on the Chinese data. More than 48,000 people have contracted the virus in the Hubei province while the death toll has risen to over 1,300.

During State Farm All-Star Saturday Night on February 15, Golden Globe-, GRAMMY- and Primetime Emmy Award-winning rapper, singer and actress Queen Latifah will be joined by Chicago youth for a special performance of Stevie Wonder's classic song "Love's in Need of Love Today".

In the celebrity competition, two teams, comprised of players including Taylor Bennett, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, Jon Batiste, Common, and Jidenna, will vie for gold under the direction of Stephen A. Smith and Michael Wilbon.

Kobe Bryant passed away on January 26th, as a result of a helicopter crash.

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Tributes to the National Basketball Association legend, Kobe Bryant, continue to arrive two weeks after his tragic death in a helicopter accident, along with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna.

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