Wildwood will host another major concert event, with pop acts Hot Chelle Rae, Austin Mahone, the Ready Set, Forever the Sickest Kids and Internet sensation Rebecca Black Aug. 19.
The Wild 100 Centennial Concert will take place in the Oceanfront Arena at the Wildwoods Convention Center. Tickets are $35 and go on sale Saturday, June 30 at noon.
Hot Chelle Rae is a Nashville-based quartet whose hit single “Tonight Tonight” reached the top 10 of the Billboard 100 chart, and was certified double platinum in the United States.
Rebecca Black, 14, skyrocketed to fame with her music video “Friday,” which received millions of hits on YouTube. She has performed the single with Katy Perry at a sold-out concert in Los Angeles.
Austin Mahone, a 16-year-old singer and songwriter, and The Ready Set, both have singles that have earned them national recognition. “Love Like Woe” by the Ready Set reached number 15 on the Mainstream top 40 airplay chart, and 27 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. “11:11” by Mahone scored hits on iTunes and press coverage in entertainment magazines.
Forever the Sickest Kids, Outasight, Action Item and Kicking Daisies will also perform at the event.
On Aug. 18, a prequel to the show will take place with Journey tribute band Voyage featuring Hugo 6 p.m. at Fox Park Amphitheater. Musical guests Alex Goot, Ground Up and other guests will perform for this free concert.
Tickets to the Wild 100 Centennial Concert can be purchased at http://www.ticketmaster.com or by phone at 800-745-3000.