The Weeknd live on TikTok
The Chinese platform is therefore teaming up with the Canadian artist for a memorable concert on TikTok. The concert will take place this Saturday August 8, 2:30 a.m. French time. The Weeknd will play several tracks from his latest album After Hours. The Live concert will take place on the official TikTok account.
To make this concert a grandiose event, the social network called on the start-up Wave, specialized in this type of interactive concerts. For information, she has already worked on the virtual performances of John legend and Lindsey Stirling.
A charity concert
TikTok and The Weeknd announced that it will be a charity concert for the benefit of the association Equal Justice Initiative. This association fights against mass imprisonment, excessive sanctions and judicial abuses that are rampant in the United States.
During the Live concert, spectators will be able to show their support for this cause by making donations directly through the app. A fundraiser will also be online the day before the performance and available until August 10. The Chinese network has pledged to make a donation for the association, the amount was not disclosed.
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