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Michael Jackson Tribute Concert Adds Black Eyed Peas and Jennifer Hudson

September 24, 2011 (1:17 am) GMT
BEP and J-Hud join the likes of Christina Aguilera, Cee-Lo Green, Ne-Yo, Beyonce Knowles and Jamie Foxx on the performer list.

Two more high-profile acts have been added to the star-studded line-up of the tribute concert. The latest ones who were recently tapped to salute the late King of Pop at the upcoming gig are R&B quartet and "" alum .

One of BEP's members said of their involvement at the gig, "This show is going to be an incredibly personal and moving evening for me. Remember that Michael's music, [is] great, great songs, [that] have been an inspiration to my whole life and certainly formed the soundtrack to my childhood."

The rapper who voices Moto Moto in "" added, "When I was a little kid of six or seven growing up in Los Angeles, there was Michael recording '', and all his early hits, just a few miles away across town - obviously I didn't know him at that time, but I loved him as a fan."

The long-delayed tribute concert is going to be held at Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, on October 8. , Green, , , , , Alien Ant Farm, and T3 are confirmed to make live performances.

will also take part at the remembrance event reportedly by recording a "unique, never before seen performance" that will be played at the gig. will serve as a host and is expected to sing as well. were intially set to perform, but they were axed due to fans' complaints over ' degrading statement toward MJ.

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