As the jets fly overhead, you will be entertained by some of America’s top musical acts playing live on the National Salute to America’s Heroes stage at the center of the Air & Sea Show®. The Music Explosion℠ will feature a line up of today’s hottest artists. These artists will perform a musical tribute to America’s heroes to be broadcast as a national primetime television event.
Academy Award-winner actor, Cuba Gooding Jr. hosted the Rockin’ for the USA show with past performers including Celine Dion, Marc Anthony, Clint Black, Jeff Foxworthy, Lonestar, “New” Miami Sound Machine and Jessica Simpson. This television special, which was filmed aboard the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Harry S. Truman, was a tribute to the men and women of the United States military honoring them for their tireless efforts in protecting our American freedoms.