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Ariana Grande Announces Star-Studded Manchester Benefit Gig

Ariana Grande will perform a Manchester benefit concert his Sunday and has signed up Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry and Justin Bieber for the gig.


TMZ is reporting that it will be held at Old Trafford in Manchester and will also include Coldplay, Pharrell Williams, Niall Horan and Take That.



Twenty-two people were killed and over 100 were injured when a suicide bomber targeted Grande’s Manchester concert last week.

Attendee’s to Grande’s concert last Monday are being offered free entry to the gig and all proceeds from ticket sales will go to the Red Cross' We Love Manchester Emergency Fund, which has so far raised more than £6 million for the victims of the attack.

In the UK, the show will be broadcast on BBC television and on BBC Radio as well as being live streamed around the world.

In her original statement on 26 May, Grande promised fans the concert.

"I'll be returning to the incredible city of Manchester to spend time with my fans and to have a benefit concert in honour of and to raise money for the victims and their families. I want to thank my fellow musicians and friends for reaching out to be a part of our expression of love for Manchester."

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