'Elvis All-Star Tribute': Shawn Mendes, Carrie Underwood & More To Perform

By Paris Close

January 9, 2019

Elvis All-Star Tribute: Shawn Mendes, Carrie Underwood & More To Perform

The performers' lineup for Elvis All-Star Tribute has been announced, with stars like Shawn Mendes, Carrie Underwood, John Legend and more slated to hit the stage.

The upcoming special, airing on NBC on February 17, will be hosted by Blake Shelton — also set to play — and include a bevy of presentations from the likes of Kelsea Ballerini, Ed Sheeran, Little Big Town, Jennifer Lopez, Post Malone, Pistol Annies, Darius Rucker, Yolanda Adams, Dierks Bentley, Alessia Cara, Mac Davis, John Fogerty, Josh Groban, Keith Urban, and Adam Lambert.

Ken Ehrlich will produce the two-hour primetime event, a recreation which commemorates Elvis Presley's iconic '68 Comeback Special that signaled his comeback to music following a seven-year stint in cinema. Additionally, per a press release for the event, the tribute will show never-before-seen footage and interviews with the rock legend's wife, Priscilla Presley, '68 Comeback Special director Steve Binder as well as a surprise appearance from Elvis' daughter, Lisa Marie Presley.

Furthermore, RCA/Legacy Recordings will release a 15-track album, The Best of the '68 Comeback Special, to accompany the special's premiere on February 15. (Pre-order and more info here.)

The special airs Sunday, February 17 at 9/8c.

Elvis All-Star Tribute setlist below.

"Trouble”/”Guitar Man” – Blake Shelton 

“Hound Dog” – Shawn Mendes

“Burning Love” – Keith Urban 

“Baby, What You Want Me to Do” – Keith Urban & Post Malone

“Jailhouse Rock” – John Fogerty

“Can’t Help Falling in Love” – Ed Sheeran

“Always on My Mind” – Kelsea Ballerini

“Heartbreak Hotel” – Jennifer Lopez

“One Night” – Darius Rucker

“Suspicious Minds” – Blake Shelton

“Love Me Tender” – Alessia Cara

“Memories” – Mac Davis

“A Little Less Conversation” – John Legend

“Are You Lonesome Tonight” – Little Big Town

“Blue Suede Shoes” – Adam Lambert

“Love Me” – Pistol Annies

Hits Medley (“That’s All Right,” “Don’t Be Cruel,” “Blue Suede Shoes”) – Mac Davis, Post Malone, Little Big Town, Darius Rucker & Blake Shelton

Gospel Medley (“How Great Thou Art,” “He Touched Me,” “You’ll Never Walk Alone” – Carrie Underwood & Yolanda Adams

“Little Sister” – Dierks Bentley

“It’s Now or Never” – Josh Groban

“If I Can Dream” – Elvis Presley, Carrie Underwood, Shawn Mendes, Post Malone, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton

Photo: Getty Images

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