This weekend, an A-list lineup of musicians are coming together to celebrate what would’ve been David Bowie‘s 74th birthday.
Now, it looks like even more musicians have joined the already stacked lineup for the A Bowie Celebration: Just For One Day! event. Slipknot‘s Corey Taylor, the Pretty Reckless‘ Taylor Momsen and Foo Fighters‘ Taylor Hawkins are the latest performers to join the upcoming virtual event.
It’s been almost five years since the music world lost David Bowie. To help remember his legacy and impact in the entertainment industry, his biggest fans and admirers around the world are coming together to celebrate his 74th birthday on Saturday, Jan. 8.
The A Bowie Celebration: Just For One Day! event includes a three-hour concert where some of music’s biggest acts will be performing Bowie’s greatest hits. Along with the previously mentioned artists, YUNGBLUD, Trent Reznor, Lzzy Hale, Gary Barlow and Adam Lambert are among the musicians also participating in the event.
Bowie’s longest-standing band member Mike Garson, who produced the event, is also officially hosting the virtual livestream. Garson has teamed up with Stacey Sher, Kerry Brown and Rolling Live Studios to make this global event happen. The whole thing kicks off on Saturday, Jan. 8 at 6 P.M. PT / 9 P.M. ET.
Tickets for A Bowie Celebration: Just For One Day! are available to purchase here for $25. VIP ticket bundles are available that offer fans a variety of exclusive opportunities and merch including access to the pre-show soundcheck and the after-show Q&A.
Additionally, $2 from each ticket purchased is being donated to Save The Children, a charity that was very important to Bowie.
For those of you that are unable to watch the event on Jan. 8, you’re in luck. For 24 hours only, ticketholders can access the entire livestream through their HYFI accounts.
As if the stacked lineup wasn’t enough, even more artists are anticipated to be announced for A Bowie Celebration: Just For One Day! in the coming days.
Who are you most looking forward to seeing perform at the David Bowie celebration event? What David Bowie songs do you hope are performed? Let us know in the comments below.