The powerhouse vocalist will be performing a tribute to the late basketball icon, his daughter Gianna, and the seven friends who died in their fatal helicopter crash ahead of player introductions at the 2020 NBA All-Star Game, the league confirmed on Thursday (February 13).
The game will take place at the United Center in Chicago, Ill.
The 2020 NBA All-Star Game airs on TNT on Sunday, February 16 at 8 p.m. ET.
Kobe and Gianna will also be remembered in a public memorial service later in the month – see all the latest details here.