Mellencamp, Cee Lo To Play Beale Street Festival

Cee Lo Green hits the red carpet with his award for Best International Male Solo Artist at the BRIT Awards 2011 at the O2 Arena in London on February 15, 2011 Cee Lo Green hits the red carpet with his award for Best International Male Solo Artist at the BRIT Awards 2011 at the O2 Arena in London on February 15, 2011

John Mellencamp and Cee Lo Green are among the headliners for this year’s Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis.

The eclectic lineup was announced Thursday. The 35th annual festival will be held April 29 to May 1 at a scenic park along the Mississippi River. It’s part of the monthlong Memphis in May celebration, which includes a world barbecue championship.

Other artists on the roster include Ke$ha, Stone Temple Pilots, B.o.B., Godsmack, The Flaming Lips, Buckcherry, Mumford&Sons, Jason Mraz, MGMT, Charlie Wilson, Lucinda Williams, Cake, Macy Gray and Everclear.

Jerry Lee Lewis, Kirk Whalum, Lucero, Al Kapone and other Memphis-related performers are scheduled to appear.

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