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Nella will perform at the Woodbridge Wednesdays series at Parker Press Park, July 10.

June 23: Itzy at Prudential Center, Newark.

June 29: Shreya Ghoshal at Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City.

June 30: Harold López-Nussa, Exit Zero Jazz Festival Summer Series at Carney’s Other Room, Cape May.

July 3: Ajay-Atul at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

July 5: Salim and Sulaiman Merchant at URSB Carteret Performing Arts & Events Center.

July 6: The Wailers at House of Independents, Asbury Park.
July 6: Nilson Matta’s Samba Night at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
July 6: Bossa 5, Downtown After Sundown series at Spiotta Park, South Orange.

July 7: Satinder Sartaaj at Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.

July 8: The Wailers at Ocean City Music Pier.

July 9: Tito Puente Jr., Tuesdays on Broadway series at Broadway Band Shell, Long Branch.

July 10: Nella, The Honey Dewdrops, Woodbridge Wednesdays series at Parker Press Park.
July 10: Luis Motta y Su Rumba at Riverbank Park, Newark. Part of Essex County Free Summer Music Concert Series.

July 11: Cyro Baptista: Chama, Sounds of the City series at Chambers Plaza at NJPAC, Newark.

July 12: Willie Lynch Band, Fun Fridays series at Parker Press Park, Woodbridge.

July 13: Yvonnick Prené Duo, Downtown After Sundown series at Spiotta Park, South Orange.

July 15: IU Hereh at Prudential Center, Newark.
July 15: “A Celebration of Toots & the Maytals” featuring Leba Hibbert, Sunset Jazz Series at Camden Waterfront.

July 16: Xol Azul, Tuesdays on Broadway series at Broadway Band Shell, Long Branch.

July 18: Kofi Kinaata, Sounds of the City series at Chambers Plaza at NJPAC, Newark.

July 19: Santana, Counting Crows at PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel.
July 19: Aditya Gadhvi at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
July 19: The Blue Sky Band, Summer Entertainment Series at Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, Linden.

July 20: Colombian Independence Festival with El Gran Combo, Grupo Niche, India, Jessi Uribe, Paola Jara, Francy, Bobby Allende, 8 y Más at Prudential Center, Newark.
July 20: Rini & Maxine, Downtown After Sundown series at Spiotta Park, South Orange.
July 20: Gilsons at Williams Center, Rutherford.
July 20: La Cuchina, Concerts at Ramsaysburg at Ramsaysburg Historic Homestead, Knowlton Township.
July 20: Edgardo Cintron & Mambo Magic, Exit Zero Jazz Festival Summer Series at Carney’s Other Room, Cape May.

July 23: David Cedeño & His Orchestra, Tuesdays on Broadway series at Broadway Band Shell, Long Branch.
July 23: Armando Son Jiménez & Orchestra, Summer Concert Series on The Green, Hackensack.
July 23: Joe Taino Group, Soul Seduction, High Ridge Runners, Sweet Sounds Downtown Music Festival, Westfield.

July 25: “Salsa Night” with Tempo Alegre at State Theatre Studio, New Brunswick.
July 25: Chuck Wood, Summer Concert Series at First Congregational Church of Verona.

July 27: Latin Fest at Waterfront Park & Veteran’s Pier, Carteret. With Raul Acosta y Oro Solido, Angelyse Mariah, Eric Cabanilla y Su Grupo K’Ndela, Santo Ferreira, DJ Anthony Rey, Latin Mix Masters, MC Willie Will.

Aug. 1: La Experiencia, Concerts in the Park at Sinatra Park, Hoboken.

Aug. 2: Axel Tosca & Friends at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Aug. 4: Beres Hammond, Mikey Spice at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Aug. 6: Fleur Seule featuring singer Allyson Briggs (salsa), Concerts in the Park at ResilienCity Park, Hoboken.

Aug. 8: Amor Prohibido (Selena tribute), Swing Sabroso, Mayor’s Summer Concert Series, outside Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway.
Aug. 8: Lulada Club, Concerts in the Park at Sinatra Park, Hoboken.

Aug. 9: Third World, Concerts on the Beach at Morrow Beach, Somers Point.
Aug. 9: Swing Sabroso at Mercer County Festival Grounds, West Windsor.
Aug. 9: House of Hamill, Summer Concerts at Burlington County Amphitheater, Westampton.

Aug. 10: Caribbean Festival at Monte Irvin Park, Orange. Part of Essex County Free Summer Music Concert Series.

Aug. 11: Ladysmith Black Mambazo at The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Aug. 13: Grupo Warachando, Tuesdays on Broadway series at Broadway Band Shell, Long Branch.
Aug. 13: El Grupo K’ndela, Summer Entertainment Series at Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, Linden.

Aug. 14: Easy Star All Stars, SunDub at The Homestead, Morristown.
Aug. 14: Random Test Reggae Band at Sounds of a Summer Night series at Reeves-Reed Arboretum, Summit.

Aug. 17: Bronco at Cure Insurance Arena, Trenton.
Aug. 17: The Verdict, Saturday Night Concert Series at Riley Park, Bradley Beach.

Aug. 20: Latin Groove Band, Tuesdays on Broadway series at Broadway Band Shell, Long Branch.
Aug. 20: The Verdict, Summer Entertainment Series at Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, Linden.

Aug. 23: Forbidden Tropics, Rose Pavilion Summer Outdoor Free Concert Series at Madison Community Arts Center.
Aug. 23: Eco del Sur, Summer Concerts at Burlington County Amphitheater, Westampton.

Aug. 24-25: Latino Festival at Monte Irvin Park, Orange. Part of Essex County Free Summer Music Concert Series.

Aug. 27: Latin Big Band, Tuesdays on Broadway series at Broadway Band Shell, Long Branch.

Sept. 12: Juan Fernando Velasco at BergenPAC, Englewood.

Sept. 13: Ana Gabriel at Prudential Center, Newark.

Sept. 14: Don Omar at Prudential Center, Newark.
Sept. 14: Jersey City Latin Jazz Festival.

Sept. 16: Edgardo Cintron & the Mambo Magic Band, Sunset Jazz Series at Camden Waterfront.

Sept. 18: Almost Santana, Santana tribute, Fall Concert Series at Hall of Records, Freehold.

Sept. 20: The Dizzy Gillespie Afro Latin Experience at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Sept. 21: Jazz & Roots Festival with Third World, Stefon Harris & Blackout, Solomon Hicks, DJ Prince Hakim at The Lawn at Enlow Hall at Kean University, Hillside.
Sept. 21: Buena Vista Social Orchestra at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

Sept. 23: The Marley Brothers (Ziggy, Stephen, Julian, Ky-Mani and Damian Marley) at PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel.

Sept. 26: Santa Fe Klan, That Mexican OT at Prudential Center, Newark.
Sept. 26: Kinan Azmeh, clarinet, with Kevork Mourad, live illustration, at Richardson Auditorium at Princeton University. “Home Within: A Response to the Syrian Revolution” with moderator Deborah Amos.

Sept. 28: Oscar Hernández & the Spanish Harlem Orchestra at Bell Theater at Bell Works, Holmdel.

Oct. 2: Alofoke Radio Show at Prudential Center, Newark.

Oct. 4: Ana Bárbara at Ritz Theatre, Elizabeth.

Oct. 5: “Deva’s Baasha” at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Oct. 10: Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra at The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Oct. 11: Paloma San Basilio at Ritz Theatre, Elizabeth.

Oct. 12: Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.

Oct. 15: Mariza at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Oct. 17: The Legendary Wailers featuring Junior Marvin at Wellmont Theater, Montclair.

Oct. 18: Junior H at Prudential Center, Newark.

Oct. 19: Gilberto Santa Rosa at BergenPAC, Englewood.

Oct. 20: Christian Nodal at Prudential Center, Newark.
Oct. 20: Gilberto Santa Rosa at State Theatre, New Brunswick.

Oct. 25: Ramón Ayala at Ritz Theatre, Elizabeth.

Oct. 26: Matute at Ritz Theatre, Elizabeth.

Nov. 22: Chayanne at Prudential Center, Newark.

Dec. 5: El Alfa at Prudential Center, Newark.

Dec. 15: Celtic Woman, “White Christmas Symphony Tour,” at Wellmont Theater, Montclair.

Feb. 12: Kayhan Kalhor, kamancheh, at Richardson Auditorium at Princeton University. “Finding Home in Music” with Deborah Amos, moderator.

Feb. 13: DoosTrio (Kayhan Kalhor, kamancheh, Wu Man, pipa, and Sandeep Das, tabla) at Richardson Auditorium at Princeton University. “Ancient traditions of Iran, China, and India through a 21st-century lens.”

Feb. 14: Patrizio Buanne at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.

March 7: KODO at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

March 25: “Rhythm India: Bollywood and Beyond” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

April 26: Zakir Hussain’s Masters of Percussion at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.

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