Sturgill Simpson virtual concert raises money for several organizations

Posted at 9:44 PM, Jun 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-05 22:44:43-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The historic Ryman Auditorium hasn't been filled with music lately, due to COVID-19 restrictions. But Sturgill Simpson hit the stage to play some great music for and a even greater cause.

The Grammy Award winner played to a virtual audience for a fundraiser for several organizations including the Special Forces Foundation, Equity Alliance and MusicCares Covid-19 Relief Fund.

Even before the concert, Simpson helped raise more than $250,000. Click here for more information on how to donate. You can watch Simpson's performance here.