Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the music industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the music industry, mirroring its impacts across all arts sectors. Numerous music events, including music festivals, concert tours, award shows, and the like were cancelled or postponed. While some musicians and composers were able to use the time to create new works, there were flow on effects on the many supporting people who relied on performers for their income.[1] Several album releases were delayed as well.[2][3][4]

Music eventsEdit

Many concert tours,[5] music festivals, and other events have been canceled or postponed.[6][7]

Impacted music festivalsEdit

Festival Location Details Source
80/35 Music Festival   Western Gateway Park, Des Moines, Iowa, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [8]
Afro Nation Puerto Rico   Balneario de Carolina, Carolina, Puerto Rico 2020 edition cancelled. [9]
All Points East   Victoria Park, London, England 2020 edition cancelled. [8]
Asunciónico   Jockey Club, Asunción, Paraguay Postponed until late 2020. [10]
BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend   Camperdown Park, Dundee, Scotland 2020 edition cancelled. [11]
Beale Street Music Festival   Tom Lee Park, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S. Postponed. Rescheduled to October 16–18, 2020. [12]
Beyond Wonderland   NOS Events Center, San Bernardino, California, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [13]
Big Ears Festival   Knoxville, Tennessee, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Billboard LatinFest+   Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 2020 event cancelled. Winners announced online on 18 May 2020. [15]
Bonnaroo Music Festival   Great Stage Park, Manchester, Tennessee, U.S. Rescheduled to September 24–27, 2020. [16]
Boomtown Fair
(Chapter 12, 2020)
  Matterley Estate, Winchester, Hampshire, England 2020 edition cancelled. [17]
Boston Calling Music Festival   Harvard Athletic Complex, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [18]
BottleRock Napa Valley   Napa Valley Expo, Napa, California, U.S. Postponed. Rescheduled to October 2–4, 2020. [14]
The BPM Festival: Miami   The Lawn at Island Gardens, Miami, Florida, U.S. Postponed until further notice. [8]
British Summer Time   Hyde Park, London, England 2020 edition cancelled. [19]
BUKU Music + Art Project Festival   Mardi Gras World, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled [20]
Bunbury Music Festival   Sawyer Point Park & Yeatman's Cove, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Burger Boogaloo   Mosswood Park, Oakland, California, U.S. Rescheduled to October 31 to November 1, 2020. [8]
Byron Bay Bluesfest   Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia 2020 edition cancelled. [21]
C2C: Country to Country   The O2 Arena, London, England and The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland
  3Arena, Dublin, Ireland
Postponed. Rescheduled to March 12–14, 2021. [9]
California Roots Music and Arts Festival   Monterey County Fairgrounds, Monterey, California, U.S. Rescheduled to October 9–11, 2020. [22]
Calle Ocho Festival   Little Havana, Miami, Florida, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [23]
Cape Town International Jazz Festival   Cape Town, South Africa 2020 edition postponed for the foreseeable future. [24]
CMA Music Festival   Nashville, Tennessee, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [25]
CMC Rocks QLD   Willowbank Raceway, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival   Empire Polo Club, Indio, California, U.S. Postponed. Rescheduled to October 9–11 and October 16–18, 2020. [26]
Dark Mofo   Hobart, Tasmania, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Download Festival Australia   Melbourne Showgrounds, Melbourne, Victoria and The Domain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2020 event cancelled. [27]
Download Festival Japan   Chiba City and Osaka, Japan Postponed until further notice. [28]
Download Festival UK   Donington Park, Derbyshire, England Postponed. Rescheduled to June 4–6, 2021. [29]
Eden Festival   Raehills Meadows, Moffat, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland 2020 edition cancelled [30]
Dreamville Festival   Dorothea Dix Park, Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [31]
Electric Daisy Carnival   Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. Postponed. Rescheduled to October 2–4, 2020. [32]
Epicenter   Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, North Carolina, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [33]
Essence Music Festival   Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [14][34]
Estéreo Picnic Festival   Bogotá, Colombia Postponed. Rescheduled to December 4–6, 2020. [35]
Firefly Music Festival   The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway, Dover, Delaware, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Flow Festival   Suvilahti, Helsinki, Finland 2020 edition cancelled. [36]
Forecastle Festival   Louisville Waterfront Park, Louisville, Kentucky, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [37]
Gathering of the Juggalos   Nelson Kennedy Ledges State Park, Garrettsville, Ohio, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [38]
Glastonbury Festival   Pilton, Somerset, England 2020 edition cancelled. [39]
Governors Ball Music Festival   Randalls Island, New York City, New York, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Hammersonic Festival   Carnaval Beach Ancol, Jakarta, Indonesia Rescheduled to January 15–17, 2021. [40]
Hangout Music Festival   Gulf Shores, Alabama, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [41]
Isle of Wight Festival   Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight, England 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Istanbul International Jazz Festival   Istanbul, Turkey Postponed until further notice. [42]
Knockengorroch   Galloway, Scotland Postponed to 10–13 September 2020. [43]
Korea Times Music Festival   Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California, U.S. Postponed to October 23–25, 2020. [44]
La Linea – The London Latin Music Festival   London, England Rescheduled to September 4–October 19, 2020. [14]
Life Is Beautiful Music & Art Festival   Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [45]
Lightning in a Bottle   Buena Vista Lake, California, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. Virtual festival [46], [47]
Lockn' Festival   Oak Ridge Farm, Arrington, Virginia, U.S. Rescheduled to 1-4 October 2020. [48]
Lollapalooza Argentina   Hipódromo de San Isidro, Buenos Aires, Argentina Rescheduled to November 27–29, 2020. [49]
Lollapalooza Brazil   Autódromo de Interlagos, São Paulo, Brazil Rescheduled to December 4–6, 2020. [50]
Lollapalooza Chile   O'Higgins Park, Santiago, Chile Rescheduled to November 27–29, 2020. [49]
Longitude Festival   Marlay Park, Dublin, Ireland 2020 edition cancelled. [51]
Lowlands   Biddinghuizen, Netherlands 2020 edition cancelled. [52]
Lost & Found Festival   St. Paul's Bay, Malta 2020 edition cancelled [53]
March Madness Music Festival   Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. Music festival coinciding with the 2020 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament cancelled following the tournament's cancellation. [9]
Mawazine   Rabat, Morocco 2020 edition cancelled. [54]
Melbourne Jazz Festival   Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Meltdown Festival   Southbank Centre, London, England 2020 edition cancelled. [8]
Mission Creek Festival   Englert Theatre, Iowa City, Iowa, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [9]
Montreal Jazz Festival   Montreal, Quebec, Canada 2020 edition cancelled. [8]
Montreux Jazz Festival   Montreux, Switzerland 2020 edition cancelled. [55]
Mountain Jam   Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, New York, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Movement Electronic Music Festival   Philip A. Hart Plaza, Detroit, Michigan, U.S. Postponed. Rescheduled to September 11–13, 2020. [56]
MusicNOW Festival   Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [8]
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival   New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. 2020 edition canceled. [57]
Newport Folk Festival   Fort Adams State Park, Newport, Rhode Island, U.S. 2020 edition canceled. [58]
Newport Jazz Festival   Fort Adams State Park, Newport, Rhode Island, U.S. 2020 edition canceled. [58]
Ojai Music Festival   Ojai, California, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [59]
Oslo Sommertid   Bjølsenfeltet, Oslo, Norway 2020 edition cancelled. [60]
Ottawa Jazz Festival   Ottawa, Ontario, Canada 2020 edition cancelled. [8]
Pal Norte   Fundidora Park, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico 2020 edition cancelled. [61]
Parklife Festival   Heaton Park, Manchester, England 2020 edition cancelled. [8]
Primavera Sound Barcelona   Parc del Fòrum, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Primavera Sound Porto   Parque da Cidade, Porto, Portugal 2020 edition cancelled. [62]
Pulp Summer Slam   Mall of Asia Arena, Bay City, Pasay, Philippines 2020 edition cancelled. [63]
Rakrakan Festival   CCP Open Grounds, Pasay, Philippines Originally rescheduled to April 25, 2020, but was postponed again until further notice. [64]
Rock am Ring   Nürburgring, Nürburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany 2020 edition cancelled. [65]
Rock im Park   Zeppelinfeld, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany 2020 edition cancelled. [65]
Rock in Rio   Bela Vista Park, Lisbon, Portugal Rescheduled to June 19–20 and June 26–27, 2021 [66]
Rock the Ocean's Tortuga Music Festival   Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S. Rescheduled to October 2–4, 2020 [14]
Rock Werchter   Festivalpark, Werchter, Belgium 2020 edition cancelled. [67]
Roskilde Festival   Roskilde, Denmark 2020 edition cancelled. [68]
Shambhala   Salmo, British Columbia, Canada 2020 edition cancelled. [69]
Snowbombing   Mayrhofen, Tyrol, Austria 2020 edition cancelled. [70]
Sónar Hong Kong   Hong Kong Science Park, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong Postponed until further notice. [71]
South by Southwest   Austin, Texas, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [72]
Splendour in the Grass   North Byron Parklands, Yelgun, New South Wales, Australia Rescheduled to October 23–25, 2020. [73]
Stagecoach Festival   Empire Polo Club, Indio, California, U.S. Postponed to October 23–25, 2020. [26]
Summerfest   Henry Maier Festival Park, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S. Rescheduled to September 3–5, 10–12, and 17–19, 2020. [74]
SunFest   West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [75]
Tallinn Music Week   Tallinn, Estonia Rescheduled to August 2020. [32]
Texas Music Revolution   Amphitheater at Oak Point Park, Plano, Texas, U.S. Postponed. Rescheduled to July 31 and August 1, 2020. [14]
Tomorrowland   Boom, Antwerp, Belgium 2020 edition cancelled. [76]
Tomorrowland Winter   Alpe d'Huez, France 2020 edition cancelled. [77]
Towersey Festival   Thame, Oxfordshire, England 2020 edition cancelled. [78]
Treefort Music Fest   Boise, Idaho, U.S. Postponed. Rescheduled to September 23–27, 2020. [79]
Ultra Music Festival   Bayfront Park, Miami, Florida, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [80]
Ultra Abu Dhabi   Du Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
Wacken Open Air   Wacken, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany 2020 edition cancelled. [65]
Wanderland Music and Arts Festival   Filinvest City Event Grounds, Muntinlupa, Philippines Postponed until further notice. [81]
Waterfront Blues Festival   Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Portland, Oregon, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [82]
Welcome to Rockville   Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, Florida, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [83]
WOMAD Charlton Park   Charlton Park, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, England 2020 edition cancelled. [84]
WOO HAH!   Safaripark Beekse Bergen, Hilvarenbeek, Netherlands Rescheduled to July 9–11, 2021. [85]

Impacted music conferencesEdit

Name Location Details Source
ASCAP Experience   InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, Los Angeles, California, U.S. 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
FastForward   Studios 301, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2020 edition cancelled. [14]
International Music Summit   Ibiza, Balearic Islands, Spain Postponed until further notice. Virtual version of the event will take place. [14]
Midem   Palais des Festivals et des Congrès, Cannes, France 2020 edition moved online. [14]
Music Biz 2020   JW Marriott Nashville, Nashville, Tennessee, U.S. Postponed. Rescheduled to August 16–19, 2020. [14]
Winter Music Conference   Miami, Florida, U.S. Postponed until further notice. [86]

Impacted concert performancesEdit

Artist Venue Details Source
Bad Bunny   Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico Rescheduled to October 30 and 31, 2020. [14]
Car Seat Headrest   Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, Massachusetts, U.S. Rescheduled to September 4, 2020. [14]
Charli XCX   El Plaza Condesa, Mexico City, Mexico Rescheduled to October 21, 2020. [9]
Chris Tomlin   Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee, U.S. Tomlin's annual "Good Friday Nashville" concert postponed. [14]
Ciara   USO Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas, U.S. Postponed until further notice. [14]
Glass Animals   Neumos, Seattle, Washington, U.S. Concert cancelled. [14]
Josh Groban   Radio City Music Hall, New York City, New York, U.S. Groban's "Great Big Radio City Show" postponed to October 5, 2020. [14]
Juanes   Movistar Arena, Bogotá, Colombia Juanes' "Para Todos" show postponed until further notice. [14]
Liam Gallagher   Heaton Park, Manchester, England Concert cancelled. [87]
Mariah Carey   Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. Postponed to November 28, 2020. [14]

Impacted concert toursEdit

Tour Artist Details Source
11:11 World Tour Maluma Select dates of the European leg postponed until further notice. [14]
20th Anniversary Tour Murder by Death All spring dates postponed until further notice. [88]
2020 Tour Against Me! Spring tour dates and summer co-headlining tour with Baroness both canceled [89]
2020 Tour Bon Jovi Tour cancelled. [90]
2020 Tour Dev Hynes North American shows postponed. [9]
2020 Tour Disclosure European shows postponed. [9]
2020 Tour Iggy Pop Shows in Montpellier and Besançon cancelled. Shows in Monaco, Marseille, Lyon, Strasbourg, and Nantes rescheduled to September 2020. [9]
2020 Tour Maroon 5 Final two shows of the South American leg and all shows in the North American leg has been rescheduled to the band's upcoming tour, the 2021 Tour. Maroon 5 has already concluded nine shows in South America. [91][92]
2020 Tour Tones and I European shows postponed until further notice. Australian shows rescheduled to September 2020. [9][93]
2020 Tour Pixies Shows in Brisbane, Sydney, and Perth postponed until further notice. [9]
2020 Tour Umphrey's McGee Various dates, including spring concerts in California, Indiana, and Missouri were postponed to the fall. The band's Rockjavik event in Iceland was also postponed. [94][95][96]
30th Anniversary Tour Béla Fleck and the Flecktones All March and April concerts postponed [97]
30th Anniversary Tour The House of Love All dates postponed. [98]
American Standard Tour James Taylor and Jackson Browne All summer dates postponed [99]
April/May Van Tour 2020 Foo Fighters Postponed. Rescheduled to October 2020. [32]
The Awards Tour NCT 127 All North American shows canceled. [100]
The (Arena) Tour Dan + Shay March and April shows postponed. Rescheduled to July, August, September, and October 2020. The duo has already concluded three shows with two in Nashville and one in Columbus. [101]
Australia! 2020 Tour - Back Tim Minchin Shows in Sydney, Newcastle, Melbourne and Brisbane postponed. [102]
Changes Tour Justin Bieber All shows are postponed until further notice. [103]
Chillaxification Tour Kenny Chesney First 11 shows in the United States postponed. [14]
Chris Stapleton's All-American Road Show Tour Chris Stapleton Show in Birmingham, Alabama cancelled. Shows in Biloxi, Austin, and Arlington rescheduled to September 2020. [9]
Courage World Tour Celine Dion March and April shows of the North American leg postponed until further notice. [14]
An Evening with Michael Bublé Michael Bublé Half of the North American leg postponed until further notice. [14]
Farewell Yellow Brick Road Elton John 19 North American concerts rescheduled to 2021. [104]
Flood 30th Anniversary Tour They Might Be Giants March and April dates postponed [105]
Free Spirit World Tour Khalid Asian leg postponed until further notice. [14]
Free Time World Tour Ruel Asian leg postponed until further notice. [14]
Friends and Heroes Tour Blake Shelton Final two weekend shows postponed until Spring 2021. [14]
Future Nostalgia Tour Dua Lipa All shows rescheduled to January 2021. Copenhagen, Stockholm, and Oslo shows cancelled. Vienna and Munich shows postponed until further notice. [106]
Gigaton Tour Pearl Jam North American leg postponed until further notice. [32]
Good to Know Tour JoJo Postponed. Rescheduled to November 2020. [107]
The Great Bambino Tour 2020 Action Bronson Postponed until further notice. [9]
Guns N' Roses 2020 Tour Guns N' Roses Latin American leg rescheduled to November 2020. [14]
Head Above Water Tour Avril Lavigne European and Asian legs postponed until further notice. [32]
Heavy Is The Head Tour Stormzy Show in Zürich and Asian leg cancelled. [108]
Hella Mega Tour Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer Asian leg postponed until further notice. [32]
Here We Go Again Tour Cher North American spring dates rescheduled to fall 2020 [109]
High Road Tour Kesha All shows postponed. [9]
Hotel California 2020 Tour Eagles All shows postponed and rescheduled to fall 2020 [110]
Hot Pink Tour Doja Cat All shows postponed. [108]
I, I Tour Bon Iver European leg postponed. Rescheduled to January 2021. [111]
The Jesus and Mary Chain Play Darklands The Jesus and Mary Chain European spring tour canceled, three UK dates rescheduled to 2021. [112]
Kamaitachi Tour 2020 Kyary Pamyu Pamyu All shows canceled. [113]
Kenny G Concert Kenny G Show in Genting Highlands rescheduled to October 2020, while shows in Florida and Singapore postponed until further notice. [114][115][116]
Louis Tomlinson World Tour Louis Tomlinson Show in Milan, Italy cancelled. Shows in Ukraine, Russia, Asia, Oceania, and Latin America postponed until further notice. [14]
Love On Tour Harry Styles European leg postponed. Rescheduled to February 2021. [117]
Lover Fest Taylor Swift Entire tour postponed to 2021, with new dates to be announced. [118]
Madame X Tour Madonna Final two shows in Paris, France cancelled. [32]
Map of the Soul Tour BTS South Korean shows cancelled. North American leg postponed until further notice. [119]
Mind Hive Tour Wire All spring European and North American dates postponed. [120]
Miraculous 2020 World Tour Santana All shows postponed. [9]
Moving On! Tour The Who United Kingdom and Ireland shows postponed. Rescheduled to March 2021. [121]
Miss Lauryn Hill Live in Concert Lauryn Hill Show in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania postponed until further notice. Show in Northfield, Ohio rescheduled to September 9, 2020. [9]
My Chemical Romance Reunion Tour My Chemical Romance Oceania and Japan legs postponed until further notice. [32]
Neon Future IV: The Color of Noise Tour Steve Aoki All shows postponed. [108]
Never Ending Tour 2020 Bob Dylan Shows in Japan cancelled. [9]
Nice To Meet Ya Tour Niall Horan All shows cancelled. [122]
The Nightfall Tour Little Big Town All shows postponed. Rescheduled to August 2020. [32]
No Filter Tour The Rolling Stones Second North American leg postponed until further notice. [123]
North American Tour Tool All spring 2020 tour dates postponed [124]
Ode to Joy Tour Wilco Shows in Calgary, Missoula, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Vancouver, Portland, Las Vegas, and California postponed until further notice. [9]
Ol' Black Eyes Is Back: Alice Cooper Alice Cooper Spring 2020 North American leg postponed until further notice. [9]
The Owl Tour Zac Brown Band All shows cancelled. [125]
Pentatonix: The World Tour Pentatonix European leg postponed until further notice. [14]
Perfume 8th Tour 2020 “P Cubed” in Dome Perfume Final show in Tokyo Dome on February 26, 2020 cancelled [126]
Public Service Announcement Tour Rage Against the Machine First half of its North American leg postponed until further notice. [32]
The Rhapsody Tour Queen + Adam Lambert European leg postponed. Rescheduled to May 2021. [14]
Roar With The Lions Tour Zac Brown Band All shows cancelled. [125]
The Romance Tour Camila Cabello All shows are postponed until further notice. [32]
Saint Cloud Tour Waxahatchee All April and May dates postponed and are to be rescheduled for later in 2020. [127]
Screamer Part 2 Tour Third Eye Blind Rescheduled to May 2020. [108]
Summer Tour 2020 Dead & Company All shows cancelled [128]
Summer Tour 2020 Phish All shows postponed until summer 2021 [129]
Summer Tour 2020 Trey Anastasio Band All shows cancelled [130]
Sunshine Kitty Tour Tove Lo Final eight shows of her European leg postponed. [9]
This Is Not a Drill Tour Roger Waters All North American dates postponed [131]
Tomorrow's Modern Boxes Tour Thom Yorke North American leg postponed. [9]
Unfinished Business The Pussycat Dolls Oceania shows cancelled. [14]
We Don't Need This Fascist Groove Thang! Tour Heaven 17 All dates postponed, including the band's first-ever North American concerts. [132]
We Paint Electric Rhythm Colour Tour King Crimson All dates postponed until 2021. [133]
Where Do We Go? World Tour Billie Eilish North American leg postponed. Eilish has already concluded three shows in the North American leg. [134]
Wildcard Tour Miranda Lambert Remaining dates postponed until October 2020. [135]
Winter Tour 2020 Moe Remainder of tour canceled, The band's Snoedown festival postponed until 2021. [136][137]
Worlds Collide Tour Within Temptation and Evanescence Tour postponed. Rescheduled to September 2020. [138]
WorldWired Tour Metallica South American dates rescheduled from April to December [139]

Impacted concert residenciesEdit

Title Artist Venue Details Source
David Lee Roth Rocks Vegas! David Lee Roth House of Blues Las Vegas Last six shows postponed. [14]
Diana Ross Diana Ross Encore Theater Postponed until further notice. [9]
Gwen Stefani – Just a Girl Gwen Stefani Zappos Theater Final leg cancelled [140]
Jonas Brothers in Vegas Jonas Brothers Park Theater All shows cancelled. [32]
Kelly Clarkson: Invincible Kelly Clarkson Zappos Theater All shows from April to July 2020 cancelled. [32]
Lady Gaga Enigma Lady Gaga Park Theater First six shows of the fifth run were cancelled [141]
Let's Go! Shania Twain Zappos Theater All shows until June 6 were cancelled [14]
Lionel Richie - Las Vegas Lionel Richie Encore Theater Postponed until further notice. [9]
Robbie Williams Live in Las Vegas Robbie Williams Encore Theater Shows from March 24 to April 4, 2020 postponed. [9]
Together in Vegas Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Postponed until June 2020. [142]
ZZ Top: Viva Las Vegas ZZ Top The Venetian Theatre Postponed until further notice. [142]

Impacted benefit concertsEdit

Name Headliners Venue Details Source
Bans Off My Body Courtney Love and Melissa Auf der Maur   The Town Hall, New York City, New York, U.S. Benefit concert promoting gender equality and access to sexual and reproductive health care cancelled. [14]
Farm Aid Dave Matthews, John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson with Lukas and Micah Nelson, and Neil Young Various locations Converted to a series of home shows that were broadcast as "At Home with Farm Aid" [143]
Teenage Cancer Trust Concert The Who and Mumford & Sons   Royal Albert Hall, London, England Postponed until further notice. [9]
World Tour Bushfire Relief Miley Cyrus and Robbie Williams   Lakeside Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Benefit concert raising funds for those affected by the 2019-20 Australian bushfire season cancelled after headliner Miley Cyrus withdrew of the event. [108]

Impacted award ceremonies and song contestsEdit

Event Details Source
55th Academy of Country Music Awards Postponed to September 16, 2020. A television special, titled ACM Presents: Our Country, was aired in place of the ceremony's original April 5, 2020 timeslot on CBS. [144]
APRA Music Awards of 2020 Rescheduled to May 26, 2020 and will be presented as a streaming "virtual" event. [14]
2020 Billboard Music Awards Postponed until further notice. [15]
2020 Billboard Latin Music Awards Postponed until further notice. [15]
15th Canadian Folk Music Awards Ceremony cancelled. [145]
Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 2020 Grand final event was pushed through, though no live audience was admitted inside the venue, the Royal Arena in Copenhagen. [146]
29th Detroit Music Awards Live show suspended. An online streaming event will be held in place of the ceremony. [14]
Eurovision Song Contest 2020 Competition cancelled, marking the first time that the contest was not held since it began in 1956. A live television program, titled Eurovision: Europe Shine a Light, will be broadcast in place of the show's grand final on May 16, 2020. [147]
Eurovision Young Musicians 2020 Postponed until further notice. [148]
26th Fryderyk Awards Ceremony cancelled. Originally, the ceremony was planned to take place without an audience, but it was scrapped. Instead, the winners were announced online. [149]
2020 iHeartRadio Music Awards Postponed until further notice. A charitable event, titled iHeart Living Room Concert for America, was aired in place of half of the ceremony's original March 29, 2020 timeslot on Fox. [150]
Juno Awards of 2020 Ceremony cancelled. It is the first time the Juno Awards was cancelled since 1988. [151]
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony Postponed. Rescheduled to November 7, 2020. [32]
Songwriters Hall of Fame induction ceremony Rescheduled to June 10, 2021. [108]

Album releasesEdit

Several musical artists delayed the releases of albums due to the pandemic.[152] The Record Store Day, which would have seen the release of several re-issues and exclusive material, was rescheduled from April 18 to June 20.[153] In contrast, some musical acts, such as Dua Lipa, Sufjan Stevens, and Laura Marling, moved up the release dates of their upcoming albums.[154][155] Others, such as Nine Inch Nails, Phish, X, and Fiona Apple, released new albums with little or no advanced notice.[156][157][158][159]

Many albums have had release dates pushed back as a result of the pandemic, including:[160]

Impacted album releases
Artist Album Title Original date Rescheduled date Source
The 1975 Notes on a Conditional Form April 24 May 22 [161]
Biffy Clyro A Celebration of Endings May 15 August 14 [162]
Luke Bryan Born Here, Live Here, Die Here April 24 August 7 [163]
Deep Purple Whoosh! June 12 August 2020 [164]
Dixie Chicks Gaslighter May 1 TBA [165]
DMA's The Glow April 24 July 10 [162]
Jarv Is Beyond the Pale May 1 September 4 [162]
Liam Gallagher MTV Unplugged April 24 TBA [162]
Haim Women in Music Pt. III April 24 June 26 [162][166]
Hinds The Prettiest Curse April 3 June 5 [162]
Alicia Keys Alicia March 20 TBA [167]
The Killers Imploding the Mirage May 29 TBA [168]
Lady Gaga Chromatica April 10 May 29 [162][169]
The Lemon Twigs Songs for the General Public May 1 August 21 [170]
Declan McKenna Zeros May 15 August 21 [171]
Alanis Morissette Such Pretty Forks in the Road May 1 May 22 [167]
Willie Nelson First Rose of Spring April 24 July 3 [162]
Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets Live at the Roundhouse April 17 September 18 [172]
The Pretenders Hate for Sale May 1 July 17 [173]
Margo Price That's How Rumors Get Started May 8 Summer 2020 [162]
Protomartyr Ultimate Success Today May 29 July 17 [174]
The Psychedelic Furs Made of Rain May 1 July 31 [175]
Sam Smith Currently untitled May 1 TBA [176]
Steven Wilson The Future Bites June 12 January 29, 2021 [177]
Throwing Muses Sun Racket May 22 September 4 [178]
Rufus Wainwright Unfollow the Rules April 24 July 10 [179]
Weezer Van Weezer May 15 TBA [180]

Virtual performancesEdit

Many artists elected to stream performances online. Virtual concerts, such as the iHeart Living Room Concert for America and Together at Home, were organised to provide entertainment to the public, and to raise awareness methods to combat the virus, notably social distancing.[181][182] Artists such as Christine and the Queens, Ben Gibbard, and Katharine McPhee broadcast daily livestream performances from their homes.[183][184] Several major bands including Pink Floyd, Radiohead, and Metallica offered free livestreams of archival concerts,[185] as did several in the jam band scene, including Phish, Dead & Company, Widespread Panic, and The String Cheese Incident.[186][187]

Songs and recordings inspired by the COVID-19 pandemic and its effectsEdit

Artist(s) Song Notes Source
anonymotif and Justin Trudeau "Speaking Moistly" Press conference remarks by Canadian prime minister Trudeau served as basis for YouTube remix by Edmonton-based producer anonymotif (Brock Tyler). [188]
ArtistsCAN "Lean On Me" Bilingual rendition of Bill Withers song performed at Canadian benefit concert Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble. Single released in aid of Canadian Red Cross. Initiated by Tyler Shaw and Fefe Dobson; features Michael Bublé, Justin Bieber, Avril Lavigne, Bryan Adams and others. [189]
Cardi B and iMarkkeyz "Coronavirus (Remix)" Remix by Brooklyn DJ iMarkkeyz of an Instagram video posted by rapper Cardi B. [190]
Michael Ball and Captain Tom Moore "You'll Never Walk Alone British fundraiser in aid of NHS Charities Together, recorded by actor-singer Ball, Second World War veteran Moore and NHS Voices of Care Choir. The song reached UK number 1 on 24 April 2020, days before Moore celebrated his 100th birthday. [191]
Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo "Together" [192]
Alec Benjamin "Six Feet Apart" Lyrics relate to compliance with social distancing guidelines. [193]
David Bisbal and Aitana "Si tú la quieres" Bisbal remixed his song with new vocals from Aitana, accompanied by a video showing the two singers in isolation. [194]
James Blunt "The Greatest" Single released in aid of British National Health Service. [195]
Bono,, Jennifer Hudson and Yoshiki "#SING4LIFE" Bono originally performed the song on 17 March 2020 as “Let Your Love Be Known”; remixed version with collaborators was released on YouTube on 24 March 2020. [196]
Buddy Brown "The Coronavirus Song" [197]
Michael Bublé, Barenaked Ladies and Sofia Reyes "Gotta Be Patient" Original song was by three Barcelona roommates performing as Stay Homas during their lockdown. Bublé’s cover version is in aid of Canadian Red Cross and Argentine Red Cross. [198]
Jackie Chan, Xiao Zhan, Wang Leehom and others "坚信爱会赢" (Believe Love Will Triumph) Collaboration between Chinese singers and actors, released by Chinese state media. [199]
Charli XCX "claws Lyrics discuss love in time of self-isolation; second single from her album How I’m Feeling Now, which was recorded during lockdown. [200]
Luke Combs "Six Feet Apart” Title refers to social distancing guidelines issued by the CDC in the USA. [201]
Alice Cooper "Don’t Give Up" Lyrics relate to staying strong in the face of the virus. [202]
Neil Diamond "Hands… washing hands Diamond recorded classic song “Sweet Caroline” with updated lyrics about washing hands for safety during pandemic. [203]
Fleur East "Not Alone" Charity single in aid of British NHS COVID-19 Appeal. [204]
Melody Gardot "From Paris with Love” Collaborative project featuring a “global digital orchestra”. [205]
Ben Gibbard "Life in Quarantine” [206]
Gmac Cash "Coronavirus" Detroit rapper Gmac Cash later released “Big Gretch”, a tribute to Gretchen Whitmer’s handling of the pandemic. [207]
Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber "Stuck With U" The collaboration is in aid of the First Responders Children's Foundation. Reached number 1 on Billboard Hot 100. [208]
Kamal Haasan, Ghibran and others "Arivum Anbum" Tamil-language song with lyrics written by actor-politician Haasan and composed by Ghibran, with performances by many Indian musicians. [209]
Hopsin "Covid Mansion" [210]
Iceage "Lockdown Blues" [211]
Italian Allstars 4 Life "Ma il cielo è sempre blu" (it) Italian all-star cover version of Rino Gaetano’s 1975 hit. Released in aid of Italian Red Cross. Features over 50 artists including Eros Ramazzotti, Nek and Diodato. [212]
Avril Lavigne "We Are Warriors" [213]
Lady Leshurr "Quarantine Speech" [214]
JJ Lin and Stefanie Sun "Stay With You" Song by two of Singapore’s best-known singers in tribute to medical staff in Wuhan, China. [215]
Live Lounge Allstars Times Like These Cover of Foo Fighters song by charity supergroup organised by BBC Radio 1. Originally shown as part of The Big Night In telethon. Reached UK number one. Performers include Chris Martin, Dua Lipa and Biffy Clyro. [216]
Matt Lucas "Thank You Baked Potato" Reworked version of his “Baked Potato Song” from Shooting Stars. In aid of the Feed NHS campaign. [217]
Mister Cumbia "La Cumbia del Coronavirus” [218]
New Kids on the Block "House Party" Featuring Boyz II Men, Big Freedia, Naughty by Nature and Jordin Sparks. [219]
NIOEH, Khắc Hưng [vi], Min [vi] and Erik "Ghen Cô Vy" Song and public service announcement issued by Vietnam’s National Institute of Occupational and Environmental Health to encourage hand-washing. An English-language version has also been released on YouTube. [220]
OneRepublic "Better Days” Released in aid of MusiCares Foundation’s COVID-19 Relief Fund. [221]
Piso 21 "Tomar distancia” Title is Spanish for “Keep your distance”. [222]
Pitbull "I Believe That We Will Win (World Anthem)” Released in aid of various charities around the world according to the music video. [223]
Psychs "Spreadin’ (Coronavirus)” [224]
Queen and Adam Lambert "You Are The Champions Revised version of Queen’s 1977 hit “We Are The Champions” in aid of COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund. [225]
A. R. Rahman and Prasoon Joshi "Hum Haar Nahi Maanenge" Single released by Indian composer Rahman, lyricist Joshi and other Indian performers in aid of PM CARES Fund. [226]
Reignwolf "Cabin Fever" [227]
Residente "Antes que el mundo se acabe" [228]
Resistiré 2020 "Resistiré" All-star Spanish cover version of Dúo Dinámico’s 1988 hit. Song became anthem during Spain’s lockdown, popularly sung by citizens to encourage Spanish health system. Performers include David Bisbal, Melendi, Álex Ubago and Álvaro Soler. [229]
Resistiré México "Resistiré" All-star Mexican cover version of Dúo Dinámico’s 1988 hit. Performers include Belinda, Cristian Castro and Gloria Trevi. [230]
Thomas Rhett "Be a Light Features Keith Urban, Reba McEntire, Hillary Scott and Chris Tomlin. In aid of MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund. [231]
The Rolling Stones "Living in a Ghost Town" Mick Jagger fast-tracked releasing the song due to its relevance to social distancing and changed some lyrics to refer to the pandemic. [232]
Molly Sandén, Victor Leksell and Joakim Berg "Sverige" Cover version of 2002 song by Berg’s band Kent. Released in aid of Sweden’s Radiohjälpen’s (Radio Aid) campaign for coronavirus. [233]
Adam Sandler "The Quarantine Song” Film actor Sandler debuted the song on Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on 2 April 2020. [234]
TIX "Karantene" This song about quarantine topped the Norwegian singles chart in April 2020. [235]
Twenty One Pilots "Level of Concern Lyrics refer to quarantine and concern about the virus. In aid of Live Nation’s Crew Nation charity. [236]
Tyga x Curtis Roach "Bored in the House" [237]
Chris Webby "Quarantine (Freeverse)” [238]
Weezer "Hero Lyrics pay tribute to “the stay at home dreamers, the Zoom graduators, the sourdough bakers and the essential workers.” [239]
Yofrangel "Corona Virus" Released on 9 February 2020, Dominican singer Yofrangel's viral hit was one of the earliest songs on the subject. [240]

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