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PHOTOS: Fall Out Boy, G-Eazy, Bebe Rexha, and José Andrés at The Anthem’s “Stay Amped: A Concert to End Gun Violence”

PHOTOS: Fall Out Boy, G-Eazy, Bebe Rexha, and José Andrés at The Anthem’s “Stay Amped: A Concert to End Gun Violence”
From left: Michie Grant, Sophie Ayoung-Chee (student from Marjory Stoneman Douglas), Bebe Rexha, Yijie Huang, and José Andrés.

On the eve of the March For Our Lives, the Anthem hosted “Stay Amped: A Concert to End Gun Violence,” a benefit show with proceeds going to Everytown for Gun Safety and Giffords. Fall Out Boy, G-EazyBebe Rexha, and Lizzo performed and celebrity chef José Andrés also made an appearance. In between performances, various students spoke about how gun violence has impacted them at school Many tickets were donated to student activists attending the march coming from Parkland or other schools across the nation protesting against gun violence.

Fall Out Boy performs at Stay Amped.

Fall Out Boy performs at Stay Amped. Fall Out Boy performs at Stay Amped.

G-Eazy performs at Stay Amped.

G-Eazy performs at Stay Amped. Bebe Rexha and G-Eazy perform at Stay Amped.

Bebe Rexha performs at Stay Amped. Bebe Rexha performs at Stay Amped.

Lizzo performs at Stay Amped. Lizzo performs at Stay Amped.

Bebe Rexha and José Andrés at the Stay Amped concert at the Anthem.

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Rosa joined Washingtonian in 2016 after graduating from Mount Holyoke College. She covers arts and culture for the magazine. She’s written about anti-racism efforts at Woolly Mammoth Theatre, dinosaurs in the revamped fossil hall at the Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum, and the horrors of taking a digital detox. When she can, she performs with her family’s Puerto Rican folkloric music ensemble based in Jersey City. She lives in Adams Morgan.

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