‘Mac Miller: A Celebration Of Life’ Tribute To Feature Chance The Rapper, John Mayer & More
Rapper Mac Miller died at his home on September 7 of an apparent overdose. A tribute to the Pittsburgh-birthed performer will be held at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on October 31. Organizers of Mac Miller: A Celebration Of Life revealed the initial lineup for the event.
Action Bronson, Anderson .Paak, Chance The Rapper, Domo Genesis, Dylan Reynolds, Earl Sweatshirt, J.I.D, John Mayer, Miguel, Njomza, Schoolboy Q, SZA, Thundercat, Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign and Vince Staples will each perform at the concert in honor of Miller. “The support we’ve experienced is evident in this amazing line-up and is a testament to Malcolm’s incredible life,” Mac’s mother, Karen Meyers, said in a statement. “His father, brother, and I are beyond thankful to everyone who is working to make this concert happen along with every fan and every friend for continuing to support Malcolm and his vision.” Tickets go on sale this Friday, October 5 at 10 a.m. PT via Ticketmaster with proceeds benefitting the newly established Mac Miller Circles Fund.
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