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Martina McBride An Odd Swap For Lionel Richie At Pops Concert03:06

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R&B singer Lionel Ritchie has pulled out of his featured role at the Boston Pops Fourth of July concert on the Esplanade this weekend. His replacement: country star Martina McBride.

We talk to music fans on the Esplande, who react to the stylistic switcheroo with puzzlement.

This segment aired on July 1, 2011.

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