Coldplay to perform at Ariana Grande’s Manchester benefit concert

Courtesy Live Nation/The Outside Organisation/British Red CrossColdplay is performing at One Love Manchester, a benefit concert hosted by Ariana Grande in support of the victims and families affected by the attack on the pop star’s show at the Manchester Arena last week, which left 22 people dead.

One Love Manchester will be held this Sunday, June 4 on the Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester.  Tickets go on sale Thursday via

Other acts who will perform at One Love Manchester include Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Pharrell Williams and Usher. The show will be broadcast live on BBC TV, BBC Radio and other media outlets.

Net proceeds from the show will go to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund, set up by the Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross following the bombing.

Fans who attended Ariana’s Manchester concert will receive free tickets for the benefit; they just need to register before Wednesday at 4 p.m. British Standard Time at the Ticketmaster link.

Attendees are asked not to bring bags, so everyone can get into the concert faster without the need for lengthy security checks.

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