August 9, 2005
Bowie, Stefani among Fashion Rocks performers
By Jordan Heller Weissmann
NEW YORK (Billboard) - David Bowie, Destiny's Child, Duran
Duran, Gwen Stefani, Nelly and Tim McGraw lead the lineup for
the Fashion Rocks concert, which will be held Sept. 8 at New
York's Radio City Music Hall during the city's annual Fashion
Also set to appear are Alicia Keys, Rob Thomas, Shakira,
Joss Stone, Billy Idol, and, improbably, indie rock sensation
the Arcade Fire. CBS will broadcast the show the following
Fashion Rocks will mark the last televised appearance of
Destiny's Child, who in June announced plans to disband after
its ongoing Destiny Fulfilled ... And Loving It tour.
Last year's event featured a reunion of Faces members Rod
Stewart and Ron Wood, as well as performances by Usher, Mary J.
Blige, Faith Hill, OutKast's Andre 3000 and the Goo Goo Dolls'
Johnny Rzeznik with Avril Lavigne.