CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) -- The rumor mill of the celebrities coming to town for the Democratic National Convention has been working overtime! Every day, it seems there is a new name being thrown out.
From The Boss to Bono to Eva Longoria and yes, even J-LO, it's hard to know what to believe!
WBTV's Brigida Mack is working for entertainment beat for the DNC and she's on rumor patrol.
CONFIRMED: The Roots scheduled to perform at a private, invitation only concert at Amos' SouthEnd.
CONFIRMED: Legendary singer Tony Bennett will perform at a private event at The Fillmore Charlotte.
CONFIRMED: Cult favorite The B-52s will perform at private event. Location TBA.
CONFIRMED: After several weeks of rumors, an appearance by singer-songwriter James Taylor is finally confirmed. Taylor is the 3rd artist announced to be playing at CarolinaFest 2012. An Obama supporter, everyone was wondering if he would be here just to lend some star power or even perform.
CONFIRMED: Rapper Flo Rida will be performing at the Got Your 6/Lifetime TV event in Charlotte, NC. The event will be held at Amos Southend. WBTV is working to get more specifics on the event logistics.
CONFIRMED: Rapper-actor Common will perform at the invitation-only Presidential Convention Charity Benefit at the Fillmore Charlotte on September 4. Mega music producer Jermaine Dupri will host the event.
Longoria is a co-chair of Obama's national re-election campaign, Judd will be here as an at-large delegate representing the Tennessee and Banks recently tweeted, "I think everyone knows I go with the Obama flow. Headed to Charlotte for the convention! See you there?"
DENIED: Bono was said to be here for the DNC, but it's actually his organization ONE that will have representatives hear. The music icon himself will not.