Jill Scott returns to her birthplace of Philadelphia to perform for the Philly Fourth of July Jam. The free concert will include a variety of artists from different genres; Marsha Ambrosius, John Mayer, Demi Lovato, Ne-Yo, J. Cole will take the stage to please the crowd. Philly natives, The Roots, have been selected as the house band for the night's "Largest Free Concert in America."
Questlove and Black Thought will serve as the event's music directors. "We are excited to be at the Philly 4th of July Jam the biggest Independence Day concert around! You can expect a celebration packed with great artists right on the famous Benjamin Franklin Parkway" state Black Thought. "Where else should you be on the Fourth of July other than Philly?"
For people that cannot attend in person, the show will be broadcast on VH1. The show starts at 7pm EST.
The Philly 4th of July Jam takes place during Wawa Welcome America!, a multi-day festival that celebrates America's birthday in America's birthplace, Philadelphia.