The Chainsmokers, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, and Aerosmith Confirmed to Perform at the 2017 NCAA March Madness Music Festival

Aspen, CO - January 29, 2017 - Buttermilk Mountain: The Chainsmokers performing at X Games Aspen 2017 (Photo by Tom Zuccareno / ESPN Images)

The NCAA and Turner Live Events, alongside official NCAA Corporate Champions Coca-Cola and Capital One today announced a selection of A-list acts performing at the 2017 NCAA March Madness Music Festival in conjunction with the 2017 NCAA Men’s Final Four. 

The three-day, free music festival, annually produced by Turner Live Events, will make its way to Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix this year as part of the Final Four celebration.

Performers at the AT&T Block Party on Friday, March 31 are slated to be announced. On Saturday, April 1, Grammy Award-winning duo The Chainsmokers, comprised of Drew Taggart and Alex Pall, will amp up the crowd as the Coca-Cola Music headliner. Grammy Award-winning hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will take the stage at the Capital One JamFest on Sunday, April 2 in Phoenix. Aerosmith will headline the Capital One JamFest on Sunday closing out the all-star weekend. Grammy Award-winning rock icons Aerosmith are one of the most quintessential rock and roll bands, and one of the most influential and loved groups in the world, due to their mass appeal, unforgettable songs and groundbreaking live shows. 

Fans will be able to tune in for many of the stellar performances via live stream on,, and the official NCAA YouTube channel.  Additionally, the official festival site will be updated in advance of the big weekend with details at  People can also stay updated by following @FinalFour on Twitter or downloading the Final Four app at

 This is a non-ticketed event open to the public on a first-come basis featuring the following events: 


Friday, March 31-AT&T Block Party

●      Performances from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Mountain Time

●      Artists and highlights to be announced


Saturday, April 1 – Coca-Cola Music

●      Live broadcast of the first semifinal game at Margaret T. Hance Park

●      The Chainsmokers

●      Performances from 2 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Mountain Time

●      Additional artists and highlights to be announced


Sunday, April 2 – Capital One JamFest®

●      Aerosmith

●      Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

●      Performances from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Mountain Time

●      Additional artists and highlights to be announced


Turner Sports and CBS Sports will provide live coverage of all 67 games from the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship across four networks — TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV for the seventh consecutive year.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.