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From Milan with Love: How to watch AC Milan’s benefit concert live [video]

Published by Andile Sicetsha

When history recalls the horrors of coronavirus (COVID-19), Italy will be remembered as a country that was dealt the hardest blow. To commemorate the European superpower, football club AC Milan and Jay-Z’s Roc Nation have partnered up to host the From Milan with Love benefit concert.

Watch live: From Milan with Love COVID-19 benefit concert

The virtual concert will be hosted by Grammy Award-winning producer DJ Khaled and kicks off at 21:00 on Tidal, as well as AC Milan’s social media platforms.

If you don’t have a Tidal subscription, you may be missing out on an epic audiogasmic experience but fret not, because you can always settle for this YouTube live stream, embedded from AC Milan’s official channel:

Important: The virtual event is scheduled to kick off at 21:00. If by then the feed has not started, please be patient as it is probably a delay from the organiser’s side. In case you experience any issues while you are watching on mobile, just refresh the page.

From Milan with Love: Artists on the lineup

The one-hour event will be jam-packed with the world’s best talent. The goal is twofold: to honour and pay tribute to key workers fighting on the front line in Italy and around the world; and to raise funds for Direct Relief and Fondazione Milan, an NPO at the centre of providing relief to those impacted by COVID-19 in Italy.

These are the artists on the bill for tonight’s event:

  • DAZN Presenter Diletta Leotta
  • Alicia Keys;
  • Kelly Rowland;
  • Robin Thicke;
  • Gavin Rossdale and Chris Traynor of Bush;
  • Jay Buchanan of Rival Sons;
  • Lola Ponce;
  • Matteo Bocelli;
  • Capo Plaza; and
  • Rkomi.

Also expect special appearances from:

  • Jonas Brothers;
  • Kaká;
  • Thierry Henry;
  • Carlo Cracco;
  • Danilo Gallinari; and
  • Jannik Sinner.

How to make a donation

All proceeds made from this event will be split between Direct Relief and Fondazione Milan, AC Milan’s philanthropic arm.

If you wish to make a donation, you can visit this landing page and complete the form.

DJ Khaled described the impact of this event as a testament of how powerful the world is in unity.

“This Live Stream is a beautiful example of the power of unity – uplifting and inspiring people at a time when that’s needed most. I’m proud to host such a great moment, paying tribute to the real superstars, in Italy and all over the world,” he said.