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Star-Studded Fundraising Event To Celebrate Harry Belafonte’s 95th Birthday | March 1st, 2022


 
Star-Studded Fundraising Event To Celebrate Harry Belafonte’s 95th Birthday & 10th Anniversary of Sankofa.org
 
NEW YORK – Jan. 18, 2022 – PRLog — A star-studded line-up will celebrate the 95th birthday of legendary singer, activist and actor Harry Belafonte. The evening will also present the inaugural Harry Belafonte Social Justice Awards in honor of the 10th anniversary of Sankofa.org, the social justice organization Mr. Belafonte co-founded.

The 17th Annual Florida AIDS Walk and Music Festival | March 19th, 2022


 
Jessie J and Deborah Cox to Headline 2022 Florida AIDS Walk & Musicfest
 
Florida AIDS Walk and Music Festival presented by AHF Pharmacy and Wells Fargo, is set to take place on Saturday, March 19, 2022 at Fort Lauderdale’s South Beach Park. Annually the event raises over $1.5 million dollars to support locally based HIV/AIDS service organizations.
 
Fort Lauderdale (March 2022) –Internationally acclaimed recording artists, Jessie J and award winning vocalist, Deborah Cox will join AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the organizer for the Florida AIDS Walk & Music Festival, to headline this year’s walk.

Silence the Shame Presents “A Brilliant Mind Gala” | May 5th, 2021


 
Silence the Shame Presents “A Brilliant Mind Gala,”
A Virtual Experience of Music and Mental Health to be held
on May 5th at 8pm EST.
 
A Brilliant Mind Gala will feature appearances by Charlamagne tha God, DJ D-Nice, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Sen. Rev Raphael G. Warnock, Michelle Williams, Lecrae, Keri Hilson, Kenneth Cole, Ronnie DeVoe, Anthony Hamilton and more!
 
[Schure Media Group, April 28, 2021, Atlanta, GA] Silence the Shame, Inc. (STS), a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering and educating communities on mental health and wellness, will present their inaugural “A Brilliant Mind Gala,” to be held virtually on Silence the Shame Day, May 5, 2021, at 8pm EST.

The 2nd Annual Stream-A-Thon (livestream) | April 18th, 2021 – Hosted by Joe Bonamassa


 
Joe Bonamassa To Host 2nd Annual Stream-A-Thon On Sunday, April 18th @ 3pm ET Presented By Keeping The Blues Alive Foundation
 
EVENT WILL RAISE MONEY FOR MUSICIANS IMPACTED BY COVID-19
 
DEERFIELD, Fla., April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — This Sunday, April 18th Joe Bonamassa hosts the ultimate livestream experience with his 2nd Annual Stream-A-Thon at 3 pm ET. The colossal charity event will feature 3+ hours of music with over 35 incredible performances from a star-studded lineup including Bonamassa, Toto, Dion, Ana Popovic, Warren Haynes, Bobby Rush, Jared James Nichols, Emily Wolfe and many more.

Backline Announces Livestream Fundraiser “Set Break” (Free Event) | April 10th, 2021


 
BACKLINE ANNOUNCES
TOM MORELLO, OLD DOMINION, WYCLEF & JERRY WONDA + MORE
ADDED TO “SET BREAK” LIVESTREAM EVENT ON APRIL 10
CALLING AWARENESS TO MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY ONE YEAR AFTER THE PANDEMIC SHUT DOWN LIVE EVENTS
 
New York, NY– On April 10th, Backline will host “Set Break”, their first-ever livestream fundraiser on The Relix Channel, exclusively on Twitch—featuring live performances from all over the world, public service announcements from music industry professionals, and immersive wellness experiences.

Jazz Foundation of America Presents “BIRD CALLS” (Live Stream Concert) | Dec. 10th, 2020


 
THE JAZZ FOUNDATION OF AMERICA CELEBRATES
CHARLIE PARKER ON DECEMBER 10 WITH ALL-STAR STREAMING FUNDRAISER “BIRD CALLS”
 
Proceeds Will Support the JFA’s COVID-19 Musicians’ Emergency Fund
 
The Jazz Foundation of America will continue its fundraising efforts on behalf of musicians affected by the pandemic with “BIRD CALLS,” on Thursday, December 10th, a livestream celebrating the centennial of saxophonist, composer, and legendary musical innovator Charlie “Yardbird” Parker.

JAZZ FOR AMERICA | A Virtual Jazz Concert, Hosted by Dee Dee Bridgewater – Oct. 15th, 2020


 
JAZZ FOR AMERICA
A Virtual Jazz Concert
 
Thursday, October 15, 2020
(Time TBA)
 
Special Appearance by Doug Emhoff
 
Performances by
Christian McBride | Joe Lovano
Ravi Coltrane | John Scofield
Jazzmeia Horn | Jeff “Tain” Watts
Fred Hersch | Brandee Younger
Miguel Zenon | John Patitucci
Aaron Goldberg | Sean Jones
Melissa Aldana

The 4th Annual “Jazz at Drew” Concert @ CDU | Oct. 5th, 2019


 
Jazz At Drew is an all-day outdoor fundraising and community concert produced and hosted by Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) featuring some of the most prolific names in Jazz and R&B. Jazz At Drew’s emphasis on premier talent in South LA with international appeal has been the distinguishing factor that separates the event from larger Jazz festivals in Southern California.

The 6th Annual Shorty Fest in New Orleans | May 3rd, 2018


 
Trombone Shorty Foundation’s 6th Annual Shorty Fest Presented By Acura — Tickets On Sale Now
 
Shorty Fest 2018 Presented by Acura celebrates the New Orleans sound and musical tradition for generations to come
 
NEW ORLEANS (PRWEB) March 12, 2018 – The Sixth Annual Shorty Fest presented by Acura, a benefit concert for the Trombone Shorty Foundation, will fill two stages at the House of Blues New Orleans with an incredible lineup of leading jazz, blues, funk, rock and soul artists on Thursday, May 3, 2018 – in between the two weekends of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Tickets are on sale today:

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