Star 94, after several years hosting a ticketed Jingle Jam concert at Gwinnett Arena, last year opted for a smaller free concert at Center Stage featuring Train, Plain White T’s and Christina Perri.
This year, they’ve brought the concert back to Gwinnett Arena Dec. 13, this time headlined by Daughtry, with Big Time Rush, Matt Nathanson and Parachute as the rock band’s openers.
[UPDATE: 10/27/11: The station has added to the lineup the Irish pop rock band The Script, which has two big hits "Breakeven" and "For the First Time" and a current single "Nothing."]
This will be at least the fourth time Star has hosted a show with an “American Idol” finalist. Daughtry, a band headed by season five contestant Chris Daughtry, is promoting its upcoming third album “Break the Spell” and has a current Hot AC hit “Crawling Back to You.” Since 2006, the band has collected eight previous hits under its belt, including “It’s Not Over,” “What About Now” and “No Surprise.”
Big Time Rush, the pop