Stevie Wonder, Tom Petty & Lorde to Lead 500 Acts at New Orleans Festival

Stevie Wonder, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, and Lorde will headline this year's (17) New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in Louisiana.

Maroon 5, Kings of Leon, Alabama Shakes, and Snoop Dogg are also on the bill, while Usher is planning something special with The Roots for the festival.

The event will take place at the New Orleans Fair Grounds Race Course over two weekends at the end of April (17) and the beginning of May.

Earth, Wind & Fire, Darius Rucker, Buddy Guy, George Benson, Patti LaBelle, Meghan Trainor, and local hero Harry Connick, Jr. are also billed to perform.