Warner Music Group has launched PlayON Fest, a virtual music festival to raise funds and support for the World Health Organization COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.

This festival will stream for 3 days this weekend, April 24 – 26, featuring prior performances from over 65 Warner Music artists including: Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Twenty One Pilots, Cardi B and of course tons more.

Hosted by LL Cool J, the stream will commence at 12p ET on Friday (April 24). There will be never-before-seen footage featured in the stream, and we may never see it again after the festival according to a press release.


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Join us for an exciting one time only virtual festival that promises to be the first of its kind with high energy performances from superstar artists performing on world class stages including Coachella, Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, Primavera Sound, Rock In Rio and more! PlayOn Fest will take place on April 24 – 26 and will feature a lineup of more than 65 A-List artists and songwriters including @anitta, @twentyonepilots, @brunomars, @greenday, @beberexha, @coldplay, @iamcardib, @tonesandi, @saweetie, @burnaboygram, @brandicarlile, @charli_xcx, @teddysphotos, @ghali, @jjlin, @panicatthedisco, @pabloalboran, @roddyricch, and many more! All revenue raised from this event will directly benefit the World Health Organization. The festival will also feature a bespoke merch line with all profits going directly to the WHO! Link in bio for more info.

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In a press statement, Cardi B expressed, “Don’t play yourself! Tune into PlayOn Fest April 24-26 and help us raise money for the World Health Organization to boost COVID-19 relief funds. Thank you to all of the healthcare workers who are dedicating their services and helping to save lives! Since I can’t get on stage right now…I’m throwing it back to my party at the Global Citizen Festival to hopefully send some love and light to y’all. Stay safe everyone!” Cardi B’s 2018 performance at Global Citizen in New York will be included as part of the festival.

There will be links to donate featured throughout the festival, and a merch section as well. You can stream Warner Music’s PlayOn Fest here.

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