Foo Fighters honor their late drummer Taylor Hawkins with a all-star tribute concert today (September 3) at Wembley Stadium in London. The Taylor Hawkins Awards Concert starts at 11:30 a.m. EST and is live on TV and online. Paramount will stream the event live on Paramount+ in the US, on Pluto TV internationally, and on the MTV YouTube channel. Concerts will also be available on demand via Paramount+ starting September 3, with streaming options available on Pluto TV and MTV on demand starting the week of September 5.

Foo Fighters opened the show with a cover of Oasis’ “Rock ‘N’ Roll Star” with Liam Gallagher on lead vocals and Dave Grohl on drums. Just before that, Grohl gave a speech in Hawkins’ honor:

“Tonight we are gathered here to celebrate the life, music and love of our dear friend, our bandmate, our brother Taylor Hawkins. For those of you who know him personally, you know that no one else can make you smile or laugh or dance or sing like him. For those of you who admire him from afar, I’m sure you’ve all felt the same way. So tonight we gather with his family and closest friends, his musical heroes and his biggest inspiration to bring you an amazing night for a very big person. So sing and dance and laugh and cry and scream and make goddamn noises so he can hear us now. Because you know what? It’s going to be a long night, right?”

Ahead of the concert, Foo Fighters revealed that a number of top artists will also be performing, many of whom are collaborators or friends of Hawkins. Sons of Taylor Shane Hawkins, Krist Novoselic of Nirvana, Lars Ulrich of Metallica, Roger Taylor and Brian May of Queen, John Paul Jones of Led Zeppelin, Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson of RUSH, Brian Johnson of AC/DC, and Stewart Copeland of Police all scheduled to appear.

Also scheduled to perform at the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert are Liam Gallagher, Joshua Homme and Alain Johannes of Queens of the Stone Age, Chris Chaney of Jane’s Addiction, Chrissie Hynde of Pretenders, Nile Rodgers, Travis Barker, Kesha, Dave Chappelle, Josh Freese, member of Hawkins’ cover band Chevy Metal, and Dave Grohl’s daughter, Violet Grohl.

By Blanca

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