JERSEY4JERSEY COVID-19 Benefit Concert: SZA, Bruce Springsteen, Halsey, Bon Jovi & More
Just announced (Tuesday, Apr. 14), the New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund is set to host its star-studded one-night benefit show ‘JERSEY4JERSEY,’ next Wednesday on April 22. The event will feature performances and appearances from a roster of NJ’s biggest artists and celebrities including GRAMMY winners and nominees Bruce Springsteen, Tony Bennett, SZA, Jon Bon Jovi, Halsey and Charlie Puth, to raise funds in support of fighting the impact of COVID-19.
The show’s lineup will also feature the likes of Chris Rock, Danny Devito, Whoopi Goldberg, Chelsea Handler, Kelly Ripa and Jon Stewart. According to a statement, the live show will additionally see segments featuring first-hand accounts from New Jersey’s citizens and front-line workers impacted by the pandemic.
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What do @chrisrock, @springsteen and @halsey have in common? They're all from NJ and they’re all part of the #Jersey4Jersey broadcast event on 4/22 supporting @NJPRF! Make sure to tune in and support NJ and the NJPRF!! Full details and complete all-star lineup at the link in our bio.
New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy underscored the effort in a statement, saying, "New Jersey is on the front lines of this pandemic, making it more important than ever for us to do what Jersey does best—take care of one another… That’s why we’re asking everyone in our state to join the NJPRF and some of New Jersey’s finest for some much-needed musical entertainment, levity and Jersey Pride during these unprecedented times."
Launched on March 24, the NJPRF works to gather and distribute resources for the critical needs of New Jersey’s citizens, healthcare workers, first responders and essential employees. All proceeds made by the organization are being used to provide essential services and grants to the state’s communities and leading organizations.
The evening broadcast will take place at 7 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday, April 22. Viewers can catch the concert streaming via Apple Music and Apple TV apps worldwide, as well as on SiriusXM’s E Street Radio, currently free on the SiriusXM app. Otherwise, the show will be carried on various television networks and radio stations listed in full here.
For more information on how you can directly support artists and the wider music industry affected by the coronavirus pandemic, visit and consider donating to MusiCares’ COVID-19 Relief Fund here.