The Roots, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings to Play Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Along with a new album, tour and return to music, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings will continue their comeback by performing at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year, the singer announced via Twitter. The performance will be the first for the band since Jones was diagnosed with bile duct cancer.
Jones & The Kings will release Give the People What They Want on January 14 and will begin a tour that includes a February 8 stop at New York’s Beacon Theatre.
Additional performers at this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade include Jimmy Fallon & The Roots with Sesame Street, Goo Goo Dolls, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Gavin DeGraw and more.