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Livestreams & Virtual Concerts to Watch: Week of February 15

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Roddy Ricch during the 2020 BET Awards.

It may be a holiday week with President's Day on Monday (Feb. 15), but there are still plenty of notable livestreams and virtual events to check out.

Anitta kicks things off on Tuesday with a performance that will include some of her latest hits. The week wraps up on a strong note, with Roddy Ricch and more celebrating Black History Month Saturday (Feb. 20).

See the shows you can check out from the warmth and comfort of your home the week of Feb. 15-21. We'll update this list as more virtual events are announced.


Feb. 16: Anitta performs a Korbel Carnaval Virtual Concert, including her singles "Me Gusta" and "Loco." The show begins at 9:00 p.m. ET and can be streamed via her YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter accounts.

Feb. 17: Eddie Vedder, Phoebe Bridgers, Iggy Pop and more will be performing as part of the annual Tibet House Benefit Concert. All proceeds support the work of Tibet House US, a non-profit educational institution and cultural embassy. The show begins at 8:00 p.m. ET; tickets start at $25.

Feb. 18: Luke Combs is streaming one of his full shows from the "What You See Is What You Get Tour." The free livestream begins at 8:00 p.m. ET on his Facebook and YouTube pages.

Join Alicia Keys and special guests Tracee Ellis Ross, Jen Atkin, and more in the virtual "Keys Soulcare Lounge - Ulta Beauty Edition" for an evening of music and soulful conversation about beauty at 8:00 p.m. ET. Register for free tickets here.

24kGoldn, Lil Yachty and many others will be celebrating Black History Month with performances for Hulu's first virtual concert. The one-hour event will be hosted by Craig Robinson, and begins at 8:00 p.m. ET on Hulu. Non-subscribers can stream it via Hulu's YouTube page the same day through March 17.

Billy Strings kicks off a six-day livestream event, "The Deja Vu Experiment," live from the Capitol Theatre in New York. The shows coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Grateful Dead’s six-night run at The Cap in 1971 and Strings will be recreating the band's ESP Experiments. Tickets start at $19.99.

Jay Park, Dumbfoundead and more will be ringing in the Lunar New Year with performances for Hennessy's X.O OX Experience to welcome the Year of the Ox. The event will be hosted by Crazy Rich Asians star Henry Golding, and will feature an appearance by Eddie Huang. The event will benefit Asian American small businesses impacted by the pandemic. The event begins at 9:00 p.m. ET on Hennessy's Facebook page.

Feb. 19: Patti Smith and Lenny Kaye are celebrating the 50 years since their first performance together with a livestream. The show begins at 9:00 p.m. ET; tickets are $10.

The Wallows are doing a Q&A and live performance from Los Angeles via Bandsintown Plus. The show begins at 9:00 p.m. ET; a monthly subscription to Bandsintown Plus is $9.99.

SG Lewis is celebrating the release of his debut album, Times, with a live performance of the album, as well as a chat with fans and exclusive content. The U.S. streams begin at 8:00 p.m. ET and PT; tickets are $20.50.

Rufus Wainwright is hosting a livestreaming event featuring music of his that has been in films. James Corden is set to be the special guest. The stream begins at 5:00 p.m. ET; tickets start at $20.

Feb. 19-20: Tom Morello, Steve Earle and more are participating in the Light of Day Canada 12 Virtual Festival, to raise awareness of Parkinson's disease and cancer. Tickets start at $20.

Feb. 20: Roddy Ricch, Jhene Aiko, 21 Savage and more are performing at iHeartRadio’s Living Black! event, celebrating Black History Month. The show begins at 6:00 p.m. ET on iHeartRadio’s YouTube channel and Facebook page.

Feb. 21: CeCe Winans is throwing a virtual show featuring Carrie Underwood, Marvin Winans and others. The streaming event begins at 8:00 p.m. ET; tickets start at $19.95.

UPDATE: This article originally included a Florida Georgia Line livestream on Feb. 17 that has been rescheduled to Feb. 25 due to inclement weather in Nashville.