Jennifer Hudson, Common, Chance the Rapper and many more on the NBA All-Star weekend

(Relaxnews) – The National Basketball Association has released the poster for its biggest weekend of the year.

Jennifer Hudson joins the host of stars who will perform at this February 16 event.

The multi-talented artist will pay tribute to Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and the seven others who died in a helicopter crash in January.

While Common will welcome the fans by telling about the city's relationship with basketball, Chance the Rapper will sing a medley of his hits at halftime. The singer of "Big Day" will be joined by Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled and Quavo, with whom he previously shared the scene of the BET awards in 2017.

In addition to singing, Common and Chance the Rapper will be the team captains of the All-Star Celebrity Game this February 14. These Chicago natives will face Bad Bunny, Hannibal Buress, Jon Batiste, Jidenna, Taylor Bennett or even Alex Moffat, from the program "Saturday Night Live".

Bennett will also perform on the All-Star weekend, as will Queen Latifah, Chaka Khan and the Chicago Children's Choir.

Kanye West will also take his Sunday Service to Chicago, his hometown, for the great basketball weekend.

The concert will be open to the public Credit Union 1 Arena.

The full All-Star Weekend program on NBA official website.