Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, Free Larry Hoover Benefit Concert with Drake will now be streamed for all fans on Amazon Music. The Free Larry Hoover Benefit Concert will take place at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Thursday, December 9 at 8 p.m. PT, and will also stream on Prime Video as well as on the Amazon Music app, in addition to the Amazon Music Twitch channel. It will also be available on-demand on Prime Video following the live stream event.
“We’re extremely proud to be working with Kanye and Drake on this historic concert in support of a cause they are both so passionate about, and to collaborate across Amazon for this epic entertainment event,” said Jennifer Salke, head of Amazon Studios. Steve Boom, vp of Amazon Music says, “We’ve built a home for the most important live streaming events, and seeing these global superstars on stage together will be a can’t-miss event for fans around the world.”
Tim Hinshaw, head of hip-hop and R&B, Amazon Music also chimed in saying “Kanye and Drake have spent their careers pushing boundaries and defining culture, and we’re excited to give fans around the world a front-row seat to this concert. “We have made Amazon Music and Prime Video destinations where artists can make their most ambitious ideas a reality—this concert is just the latest example.”
“It’s rare to be able to bring two of the biggest cultural icons together on one stage for our customers across the globe,” said Alaina Bartels, talent synergy & specials, Amazon Studios. “As the home for talent, whether it’s a developing artist or a household name, we’re constantly focused on building opportunities for them to reach fans in exciting new ways. We can’t wait for our audiences to watch this special event.”
IMAX will also be live streaming the benefit concert in select theaters across the United States. Tickets are available now at www.tickets.imax.com.