Usher Saturday

Performer Usher arrives at the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors reception in the East Room of the White House, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015, in Washington. The 2015 Kennedy Center Honors Honorees are singer-songwriter Carole King, filmmaker George Lucas, actress and singer Rita Moreno, conductor Seiji Ozawa, and actress Cicely Tyson. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)


Eight time Grammy award winner and R&B star Usher will play a free show in the French Quarter for Alstate Fan Fest part of the Allstate Sugar Bowl celebration.

Usher will take the stage at 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 30 in the Jax Bewery parking lot, according to Allstate Fan Fest. The concert is held one day before Oklahoma takes on Ole Miss in the 2016 Sugar Bowl.

The concert is free to the public and will also be streamed on TIDAL, a music streaming website.