Dave Matthews Band hosts free concert for Charlottesville

WASHINGTON — Dave Matthews Band is giving back to its hometown of Charlottesville, Virginia, by hosting a free concert for the community on Sunday.

The concert, produced by Live Nation, Starr Hill Presents and the University of Virginia, is described as a night of “music and unity” in response to recent events in Charlottesville.

The concert will include performances by Dave Matthews Band, Pharrell Williams, Justin Timberlake, Ariana Grande, The Roots, Cage the Elephant, Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes, Chris Stapleton and other special guests.

The event will be held in the University of Virginia’s Scott Stadium. Fans can live stream the event via Tumblr at 5:55 p.m. Sunday.

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