Elton John To Host Benefit Concert For Coronavirus, Joined By Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish, Tim McGraw

Elton John To Host Benefit Concert For Coronavirus, Joined By Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish, Tim McGraw

Elton John is hosting the first major benefit concert to provider relief and support for Americans affected by the coronavirus.

The iHeart Living Room Concert for America will take place on Sunday and feature performances by Alicia Keys, Backstreet Boys, Billie Eilish, Billie Joe Armstrong, Mariah Carey, Tim McGraw and more.

All the performers will sing from their living rooms and will film with their own personal audio and video equipment to ensure the safety and health of others.

The concert will be an hour long and “pay tribute to the front line health professionals, first responders and local heroes who are putting their lives in harm’s way to help their neighbors and fight the spread of the virus,” according to a rep from Fox. Viewers will be encouraged to donate to charitable organizations Feeding America and First Responders Children’s Foundation.

The charity special will air on Fox on Sunday at 9pm EST.

(Entertainment Weekly)

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