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Willie Nelson and more will host ‘A Night for Austin’ telethon-style fundraising event

Luck Productions Willie Nelson, his wife Annie, Paul Simon and Edie Brickell are helming a fundraising event to benefit the Austin Community Foundation in support for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in the community of Austin, Texas. Called Luck Presents: A Night for Austin, the two-hour, telethon-style broadcast will feature performances from Willie, Paul, James Taylor and many more. The show will also feature…read more »

Coldplay’s Chris Martin taking part in Finneas-produced U2 cover for virtual commencement event

Ezra Shaw/Getty ImagesChris Martin will salute this year’s graduating students as part of Dear Class of 2020, a four-hour virtual commencement event premiering this Sunday, June 7. As part of the special, the Coldplay frontman is taking part in an all-star cover of U2’s “Beautiful Day,” along with Leon Bridges, Camila Cabello, Noah Cyrus, Cynthia Erivo, Khalid, Tove Lo, Ben Platt and Ty Dolla $ign. The collaboration was produced by Billie…read more »