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SoundBytes: Lil Wayne, LL Cool J, Ronnie Dunn and more




-- As expected, Lil Wayne did drop by the Skatepark of Tampa on Saturday for Tampa Pro 2012, as you can see above. (Photo courtesy of Joey Giambalvo.) If you got any cool shots of Weezy at SPoT, please send 'em our way.

-- The Tampa Bay Rays have announced more performers for their 2012 Summer Concert Series: LL Cool J (June 2), Earth Wind and Fire (June 30) and The Wiggles (Aug. 5). Click here for the details.

-- Speaking of the Rays: The team has announced teenage American Idol castoff Shannon Magrane will sing the national anthem prior to their April 7 game against the New York Yankees.

-- Ronnie Dunn and Chris Cagle will headline this year's WQYK Fun N' Sun concert at Clearwater's Coachman Park on April 22. Click here for the full lineup and details.

-- Anthony Bourdain visited the Taco Bus in Tampa on Sunday. Just thought you'd like to know.


-- The '60s revivalist Happy Together Tour is returning to Ruth Eckerd Hall on June 15, with guests including the Turtles, the Grass Roots, the Buckinghams, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap and Monkees singer Mickey Dolenz. So if you're still mourning the death of Davy Jones, you may want to pick up a ticket. They'll cost $42.50 to $68, and they'll go onsale Saturday (3/31) at noon. Click here.

-- Spin is reporting on how musicians like Wyclef Jean, Frank Ocean, Diddy, John Legend and Cher (!) are throwing their support for the family of Trayvon Martin in Sanford. Many of them have tweeted photos of themselves wearing hoods.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*

[Last modified: Monday, March 26, 2012 5:53pm]


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