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Dwyane Wade

Taps Michael Jordan's Violinist

To Perform at Wedding

8/30/2014 12:15 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Dwyane Wade's wedding will be classical ... with a hint of Michael Jordan ... because he hired the famous hip hop violinist that MJ signed to Jordan Brand back in 2009 .... TMZ Sports has learned. 

We've learned ... D-Wade and Gabby reached out to Lee England Jr. -- the very first non-athlete to sign with Jordan Brand -- and asked him to perform at some point in the evening. 

England Jr. -- known as the "Michael Jordan of the Violin" -- is no stranger to celebrity events ... he performed at Donald Trump's NYC penthouse 3 times last year and is a regular at NBA games. 

No word on what songs are on England Jr.'s set list -- but if the Wade's dig Beyonce, dude does a killer version of "Drunk In Love."

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Jordan    

Come on TMZ Sports we all know he is going to Play "Cleveland Rocks"

53 days ago
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You Don't Know    

Again, someone released information! I guess they have to pay up now, assuming they actually signed that stupid agreement.

53 days ago
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lourdgoogoo    

"Play that fiddle, you"

52 days ago

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