Fats/Breese NOLA Benefit: BB, Berry, Richard, Ozo, Taj

The Domino Effect: May 30 at New Orleans Arena
New Orleans Benefit Concert to feature B.B. King, Chuck Berry
Little Richard, Wyclef Jean, Keb' Mo', Taj Mahal & Junior Brown

Drew Breese
Blues guitar great B.B. King will perform at The Domino Effect, a star-studded concert that will raise money for The Brees Dream Foundation while honoring Fats Domino's many contributions to music and his hometown of New Orleans. The Domino Effect will take place on Saturday, May 30 at 7:00 p.m. in the New Orleans Arena. The lineup also includes Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Ozomatli, Wyclef Jean, Keb' Mo', Taj Mahal and Junior Brown.

A percentage of proceeds from The Domino Effect will help complete The Brees Dream Foundation's "Operation Kids: Rebuilding Dreams Campaign" in New Orleans. Since June of 2007, The Brees Dream Foundation has contributed more than $1.6 million to organizations in New Orleans that provide care, education and opportunities for children.

"B.B. King's addition to the lineup makes The Domino Effect bigger and better," said Brees. "May 30 is destined to become a legendary night of music in New Orleans and I'm thrilled to be a part of it," he said.

Tickets to The Domino Effect range in price from $50.00 to $250.00 and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com.

The Domino Effect Lineup:

B.B. King
Chuck Berry
Little Richard
Wyclef Jean
Keb' Mo'
Junior Brown
Taj Mahal
Plus Special Guests!


[Published on: 5/18/09]

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