GYM CLASS HEROES, B.o.B and THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS will rock the Pepsi Coliseum at the popular VH1 NFL PEPSI SUPER BOWL FAN JAM concert series on Thursday, Feb. 2 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds.
Fans can get their free tickets for the NFL Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam concert series at http://www.Ticketmaster.com or they can register to be a part of the TV audience at http://www.1iota.com. A $4 service charge is required for each ticket order. Tickets will be available beginning at 10 a.m. EST on Thursday. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the music begins at 7 p.m.
“We are thrilled to bring fans the Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam. This year’s concert series will bring even more excitement to the Super Bowl weekend with world class musical performances seen around the world,” said Thomas Moradpour, Senior Director, PepsiCo Beverages Company.
Alternative/hip-hop band, Gym Class Heroes, catapulted to international stardom in 2007 with their #1 hit “Cupid’s Chokehold/Breakfast In America,” which set the record for holding the top spot on the Top 40 radio charts for the most consecutive weeks by a band helped earn them the “Best New Artist” award the MTV Video Music Awards that same year. After scoring one of the biggest songs of 2010 with his solo smash hit “Billionaire (featuring Bruno Mars),” frontman Travie McCoy returned to Gym Class Heroes to release the band’s fourth Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen release, The
Papercut Chronicles II, this past November. The album’s multi-platinum, lead single “Stereo Hearts (featuring Adam Levine)” became the band’s second #1 hit this fall, with its follow up “Ass Back Home (featuring Neon Hitch)” already starting its ascent up the charts.
“Strange Clouds” is the follow-up to B.o.B’s critically-acclaimed, RIAA-certified GOLD debut album, “B.o.B PRESENTS: THE ADVENTURES OF BOBBY RAY,” which debuted at #1 on Billboard’s “Top 200 Albums” chart and was heralded by the smash debut single “Nothin’ On You (feat. Bruno Mars),” which catapulted to the top of Billboard’s “Hot 100” chart. The album also spawned three multiplatinum singles, “Nothin’ On You (feat. Bruno Mars),” “Magic (feat. Rivers Cuomo),” and “Airplanes (feat. Hayley Williams of Paramore)” the latter being certified 4X Platinum by the RIAA. The album went on to earn an outstanding five Grammy nominations including “Best Rap Album” and “Record of the Year.” To top off an incredible 12 months, the superstar then took the stage at the 2011 Grammy Awards alongside labelmates, and fellow collaborators, Bruno Mars and Janelle Monae for a medley performance that was undeniably one of the greatest moments of the night. B.o.B brought Hip-Hop to the White House in September 2010 after being personally invited by President Barack Obama to perform at his GEN44 Summit and then again in 2011, to headline hi re-election fundraiser at Los Angeles’ famed House of Blues. In addition to all this, the rapper, who BET.com named “One To Watch” in 2010, was also recently named the face of AKOO’s Fall 2011 campaign, the clothing line founded by rap sensation T.I. In addition to joining both Lupe Fiasco’s “Steppin’ Laser Tour” and Rihanna’s North American “LOUD Tour,” B.o.B also embarked on his first headlining, international “Shootin’ For Stars World Tour.” For more information on B.o.B, visit http://www.bobatl.com, http://www.twitter.com/bobatl and http://www.facebook.com/bobatl.
Since forming in Stillwater, Oklahoma in 1999, The All-American Rejects have released three studio albums: their platinum self-titled debut, featuring the breakthrough hit “Swing Swing,” followed by 2005’s double-platinum Move Along, which spawned the Top 10 hits “It Ends Tonight,” “Dirty Little Secret,” and “Move Along,” as well as the gold-certified When The World Comes Down, featuring the 4-million seller “Gives You Hell,” which spent four weeks at No. 1 on the Top 40 charts, and more than 13 weeks in the Top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100. The All-American Rejects, which also includes lead singer, lyricist, and bassist Tyson Ritter, guitarist Nick Wheeler, rhythm guitarist Mike Kennerty and drummer Chris Gaylor, have sold more than 4 million albums and 16 million singles worldwide. This spring, AAR will release their fourth studio album. The first single from the record is “Beekeeper’s Daughter.” For more information regarding The All-American Rejects, please stay tuned to http://www.allamericanrejects.com.
THE VH1 PEPSI SUPER BOWL FAN JAM has become the premier concert event at the Super Bowl and will air (LIVE) in Primetime on VH1 from the Pepsi Coliseum at the Indianapolis State Fairgrounds at 9 PM ET.
Past concerts have featured performances by award winning artists such as Rihanna, Kanye West, Nickelback, Justin Beiber, Mary J. Blige, Maroon 5, Kid Rock, and Duran Duran. Hosts and special appearances have included Marissa Miller, Nick Cannon, Jerry O’Connell, Michael Strahan, Tom Brady and Tony Romo.
Artists subject to change.
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