Country music will be taking over the airwaves once again this summer. Superstars Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown Band and The Band Perry will each headline their own concert series with the TODAY show in New York City. The Summer Concert Series kicks off May 18th until August 31st live from Rockefeller Plaza in the Big Apple. Pop star Usher will be the first performance of the year at the outdoor concert. The Band Perry kicks off the country round with their free concert on Friday, June 1st, Zac Brown Band on Friday, June 15th, and Kenny Chesney on Friday, June 22nd.
See the rest of the line-up on NBC’s site. The concerts are free but on a first-come-first-serve basis for space, and fans are encouraged to show up early if they want to be sure they can see their favorites perform live. All concerts will take place outside TODAY’s window-on-the-world studio located at 49th Street and Rockefeller Plaza, and fans should arrive by 6 am EST to make sure they get in.