NEW YORK - John Mellencamp will celebrate Independence Day with the Boston Pops. Mellencamp will join conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops for the annual Fourth of July concert and fireworks show on the banks of the Charles River.
He will perform some of his hits during the concert, said a statement on Mellencamp's Web site. The 55-year-old rocker's hits include "Jack and Diane" and "Pink Houses."
The "Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular," hosted by Craig Ferguson of "The Late Late Show," will air live on CBS.
Mellencamp's latest album, "Freedom's Road," was released earlier this year by Universal Republic Records.
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