FOX airing ‘Fire Fight Australia’ benefit concert

Queen + Adam Lambert, Michael Bublé, 5SOS and others set to perform

FOX will air special coverage of the star-studded benefit concert Fire Fight Australia on Saturday, February 29th from 11 pm-midnight ET/PT. The concert, taking place February 16th in Sydney’s ANZ Stadium, benefits key organizations providing vital short, medium and long-term rescue, recover and rehabilitation assistance in Australia’s fire-affected areas. Both internationally renowned and local musicians will unite to share one stage during the country’s time of need.

Musical performances scheduled to appear include global rock legends Queen + Adam Lambert, Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriters Michael Bublé and k.d. lang, 5 Seconds of Summer, Alice Cooper and more. FOX’s special coverage of the concert will be hosted by Grammy Award winner and Golden Globe nominee Olivia Newton-John.

All proceeds generated by the FOX special will go directly to support The Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal (FRRR), an organization working on the ground with Australian rural communities affected by disaster, supporting them to rebuild. Donations can be made by visiting FireFightAustralia.org.

Author: Buddy Iahn

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