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Lineups for Free Summer Concerts in Brooklyn

Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz will host a series of free concerts at Coney Island and Wingate Field




    Gladys Knight

    Starting July 12 the Seaside Summer Concert Series in Coney Island will feature free concerts every Thursday through Aug. 16.

    Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz will host the concerts at West 21st Street and Surf Avenue, next to MCU Park, where the Brooklyn Cyclones play.
    Acts for the 2012 lineup include Gloria Gaynor, the Village People, Squeeze, Oscar DeLeon, Joan Jett, Gladys Knight and the Commodores, among others. 
    Check out the full lineup below:
    July 12 - Disco Night/Last Dance: A Tribute to Donna Summer
    Gloria Gaynor, The Village People, The Trammps and Rose Royce
    July 20 - Squeeze, The Romantics
    July 26 - Annual Latino Music by the Sea
    Oscar DeLeon, Luis Enrique, N'Klabe
    Aug. 2 - The Best of Classic Rock Night
    Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styxx, Lou Gramm: The Voice of Foreigner
    Aug. 9 - Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
    Aug. 16 - Gladys Knight, The Commodores
    Markowitz will also host the Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series, with free concerts every Monday from July 16 to Aug. 20 at Wingate Field, Brooklyn Avenue between Rutland Road and Winthrop Street.
    Acts inlcude Bootsy Collins, Public Enemy, Salt N Pepa and Ledisi.
    Check out the full lineup below:
    July 16 - Bootsy Collins, S.O.S. Band
    July 23 - Annual Caribbean Night
    The King of Calypso The Might Sparrow
    July 30 - Public Enemy, Salt N Pepa
    Aug. 6 - Heads of State featuring Bobby Brown, Johnny cill and Ralph Tresvant
    Aug. 13 - Ledisi
    Aug. 20 - Annual Gospel Night
    Cissy Houston, Vickie Winans