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Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish, and More to Headline Online Benefit Concert to Help Fight COVID-19

Elton John is hosting an online benefit concert to pay tribute to front line health professionals and individuals fighting the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and he’s enlisting lots of musicians and artists to help him out!

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The concert, titled “iHeart Living Room Concert for America,” will be aired on FOX and iHeartMedia platforms on Sunday, March 29 at 9 PM EST (Monday, March 30 at 9 AM Philippine Time) in place of the supposed 2020 iHeartRadio Music Awards which has been postponed to a much later date.

“This Sunday night, we are paying tribute to the front line health professionals & local heroes who are helping to fight the spread of COVID-19 with a one-of-a-kind concert event,” iHeartRadio said in its social media announcement.

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Among those performing are Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish, Backstreet Boys, and Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, who will all be singing live from their living rooms. The concert will be raising funds for Feeding America and the First Responders Children’s Foundation.

(ALSO READ: Watch OPM Acts Online and Help Raise Funds for COVID-19 Frontliners)

Are you excited to watch this live next week? Sound off in the comments below!

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