Philippine record labels and musicians are standing up for solidarity with the biggest online concert event of 2020. This is to celebrate hope amidst the Covid-19 and after all the calamities that hit the Philippines. Ben&Ben, Darren Espanto, Moira, SB19, Maximillian, and more will headline BYE 2020, a virtual music experience to cap this pandemic year.
BYE 2020: A Statement Virtual Concert
Aiming to bring together the Filipino people through music and inspiration despite global problems, BYE 2020 is a powerful statement. It not only recognizes the small but impactful triumphs of the music community despite a very challenging year, but also honors everyone’s collective efforts.
A total of 28 artists are set to join the movement through virtual performances. These are designed to make the experience as immersive and enjoyable as possible.
The lineup includes some of the biggest acts here and abroad, including:
- Darren Espanto
- The Itchyworms
- Leanne & Naara
- Maximillian (DK)
- Peach Tree Rascals (US)
- Tate Mcrae (CA)
- Glaiza de Castro
- Kean Cipriano
- Lala Vizon
- Zack Tabudlo
- Keiko Necessario
- Elha Nympha
- Miguel Odron
- VVS Collective, Ace Banzuelo
- Paolo Sandejas
- Earl Generao
- Dia Mate
End the Year on a High Note
In a statement by the team behind the virtual show, BYE 2020 is committed to mounting the first-of-its-kind year-ender party. They hope to usher in a brighter, better new year and make a collective call for unity and hope through music.
“What BYE 2020 delivers is a way for every Filipino to look back at all of the challenges we have faced. Then we can enter 2021 a bit more hopeful,” the organizers explained.
“Fortunately for us, technology has allowed us to re-imagine what we can do for music entertainment and live events. We are bringing every learning, talent, and skill we have gained this 2020 in order to apply them at our BYE 2020 event.”
Special Prizes and Surprises
Aside from top-notch entertainment, there will be much-awaited surprises. BYE 2020 is set to recognize some of the most notable feats in the online world.
Through the Best of the Year Awards, digital platforms like Facebook, Spotify, and TikTok will be part of a special segment dedicated to recognizing local creators. They will be honored for their record-breaking achievements in digital content and entertainment.
The six-hour continuous virtual event will be streamed live on multiple platforms. Catch BYE 2020 on Facebook, YouTube, TikTok, and more on December 31, 2020. It will happen from 7pm onwards. Moreover, it will also air on Sky Cable (Ch 955 HD and 155 SD).
For exclusive concert privileges like access to zoom pits, backstage content with the artists, and limited-edition merch, visit ticket2me.net. Get your tickets from them.
BYE 2020 is brought to you by Pepsi, Tinder, and Its More Fun in the Philippines. It is presented by MCA Music, Sony Music Philippines, Warner Music Philippines, O/C Records, Star Music, Universal Records, and Midas Records.
Meanwhile, follow @bye2020ph on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and TikTok for updates and more details.