Barry Manilow Joins Star Lineup for July 4th in D.C. - NBC4 Washington

Barry Manilow Joins Star Lineup for July 4th in D.C.

    Winter Olympics PyeongChang 2018 Medal Count
    Country
    Total
    1
    Norway
    13141037
    2
    Canada
    108927
    3
    Germany
    137626
    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Mother of Five Scared Straight After Heart Attack in her 40s
    Charles Sykes/Invision/AP
    Barry Manilow will join other stars for this year's July Fourth celebration on the National Mall. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

    Barry Manilow will join stars from Broadway, ``American Idol'' and composer John Williams for this year's July Fourth celebration on the National Mall.

    Darren Criss from ``Glee,'' Megan Hilty from ``Smash'' and the cast of Broadway's ``Motown The Musical'' will perform during ``A Capitol Fourth.'' Tom Bergeron from ``Dancing With the Stars'' will host the show.

    The newest ``American Idol,'' Candice Glover, will perform, along with country singer Scotty McCreery, the Season 10 champ. McCreery went on to become the youngest male to enter the Billboard 200 at No. 1.

    Williams will conduct music from the Oscar-winning movie ``Lincoln'' with the National Symphony Orchestra.

    The Independence Day concert and fireworks draw hundreds of thousands of visitors. It's broadcast each year on PBS and NPR from 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.