View this post on InstagramYES !!! It's official. We're donating our stage from our QAL show the previous night in Sydney for this great line-up of talent to raise money for Bushfire Relief. FIRE FIGHT AUSTRALIA will kick off from 1pm and run till late at ANZ Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park on Sunday 16 February 2020. Tickets go on sale at 12 Noon (AEDT) today at www.ticketek.com.au and are priced at $100, $85 and $70 with an option to make further contributions to bushfire relief during purchase. Ticketek Australia is the only authorised seller of FIRE FIGHT AUSTRALIA tickets. Do not pay more than the prices listed for your tickets. All concert ticket profits and all contributions through Ticketek will go towards key organisations providing vital "Rescue", "Relief and Recovery" and "Rehabilitation". • "Rescue" - Rural and regional fire services in affected states • "Relief and Recovery" - Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery • "Rehabilitation" - The RSPCA Bushfire Appeal Fans can also donate to bushfire relief through www.firefightaustralia.com All Media Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org All Other Enquiries: email@example.com Bri A post shared by Brian Harold May (@brianmayforreal) on
Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Queen + Adam Lambert will perform at a benefit concert for Australia in February.
Queen guitarist Brian May confirmed Sunday on Instagram that Queen + Adam Lambert will take the stage Feb. 16 at Fire Fight Australia, a fundraiser for bushfire relief efforts.
Fire Fight Australia will be held at ANZ Stadium in Sydney Olympic Park in Sydney. Comedian Celeste Barber will host the event, with Alice Cooper, k.d. lang, Olivia Newton-John and other acts to also perform.
Tickets for Fire Fight Australia went on sale Monday, with all concert ticket profits and additional contributions to benefit rescue, relief and recovery, and rehabilitation efforts in Australia.
May said Queen + Adam Lambert will also donate its "stage" from its show Feb. 15 in Sydney.
Lambert, who has performed and toured with Queen since 2011, tweeted about Fire Fight Australia on Sunday.
"Proud to be performing with @QueenWillRock at #FireFightAustralia this February!! Help us support national bushfire relief," he wrote.
Singers Lizzo and Pink and metal band Metallica are among the other musical acts who have contributed toward bushfire relief efforts. The wildfires have killed more than 20 people and burned about 24 million acres across Australia.