Wayne Brady, LeAnn Rimes

Wayne Brady is set to portray rock ‘n’ roll legend Jackie Wilson on a seg of NBC’s “American Dreams.” In the episode airing March 16,Brady will perform Wilson’s hit “Baby Work Out” on the re-created set of “American Bandstand.” Brady is not the first performer to appear on “Dreams” as a musical blast from the past: Michele Branch (Lesley Gore), Ashanti (Dionne Warwick) and Vanessa Carlton (Dusty Springfield), among others, have already taken the stage. LeAnn Rimes is skedded to play Connie Francis on the March 30 seg.

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