Wyclef Jean is performing at a concert sponsored by veterans org Got Your 6 and Lifetime Television at the Republican Convention on Aug. 29. Meghan McCain will be special guest.
Proceeds from the event, to be held at the Glazer Museum, will go to Got Your 6’s campaign for veterans support.
Got Your 6 and Lifetime also are teaming for an event at the Democratic Convention in Charlotte, with Flo Rida the headliner. The event will take place on Sept. 5, the second night of the convention.
CNN announced its convention, with much of the coverage based from the CNN Grill, a makeshift restaurant and gathering spot that the network found hugely popular in 2008. A studio set up at the Grill will be the base of shows such as “Early Start” (starting at 5 a.m.) and “Piers Morgan Tonight” (in a special midnight edition.
CNN’s complete lineup below: