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Black Eyed Peas Reschedule Central Park Charity Concert

Black Eyed Peas

08/17/11 04:38 PM ET   AP

NEW YORK — It's gonna be a good, good night in Central Park.

Black Eyed Peas fans who missed out on seeing the group in New York City when a June concert was rained out are getting a second chance.

Front man (wihl eye am) on Wednesday announced a new date for the show, on Sept. 30. The concert is a benefit for the Robin Hood Foundation, an anti-poverty organization.

The free concert is expected to draw up to 60,000 spectators to the park's Great Lawn. Those who won or bought tickets to the June 9 show will get emails with instructions on how to claim their replacement tickets. A small number of additional tickets will also go on sale.

The show initially was delayed an hour because of severe thunderstorms and lightning, and then was scrapped.


Filed by Eleanor Goldberg  |