Khalid Announces El Paso Benefit Concert Details


(CNN) – We are learning more about the benefit concert singer Khalid is hosting for the victims of the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.

“A Night for Suncity” will take place at the Don Haskins Center in El Paso September 1st.

Khalid will headline the event with special guests.

The singer says the money made from the concert will go to the El Paso shooting victims’ fund and the El Paso Community Foundation.

Khalid first announced the concert last week; after a gunman killed 22-people and injured dozens more inside of a Walmart in the city.

The singer has a close connection to El Paso.

Khalid and his family moved to El Paso before his senior year of high school.

He has been outspoken in his love for El Paso ever since.

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