The expertise is a part of this 12 months’s Grammy Charity Online Auctions, which can even characteristic objects from Miley Cyrus, Post Malone and extra.
Shawn Mendes might be a giant winner on the Grammys on Sunday (Feb. 10), however earlier than he finds out his destiny, the "In My Blood" singer is able to make one among his followers a giant winner. Mendes is teaming up with Grammy Museum, MusiCares and eBay to provide one fortunate Mendes Army member a VIP expertise on his upcoming tour — together with an opportunity to fulfill Shawn himself.
Starting tomorrow (Feb. 6), followers can bid on the once-in-a-lifetime expertise that can elevate funds for the Grammy Museum, and Mendes is thrilled to be a part of such an vital trigger.
“As a Grammy nominee this 12 months, I needed to rejoice this thrilling second by making an impression with the Grammy Museum and eBay for Charity," Mendes tells Billboard in a press release. "It's wonderful to know that 100 p.c of the proceeds raised from my expertise will profit the Grammy Museum. As a musician, I really feel actually linked to and obsessed with causes just like the Grammy Museum that remember the artwork of music.”
Along with the Shawn Mendes VIP meet-and-greet expertise — which can even embrace a signed guitar from Shawn — this 12 months's Grammy public sale options almost 100 objects from a number of different nominees and previous winners. Cardi B and The Weeknd signed their Rolling Stone covers; Demi Lovato, Ed Sheeran and extra autographed sheet music of their hits; and Post Malone and Dierks Bentley signed guitars. A couple of stars additionally signed their Billboard covers, together with Miley Cyrus, Kacey Musgraves and, maybe probably the most helpful of all of them, the late Tom Petty.
There can even be two different VIP experiences up for grabs within the public sale: A meet-and-greet with Musgraves (a two-time winner and four-time nominee this 12 months), and platinum tickets to the 62nd Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Jan. 26, 2020.
The public sale can be break up into two elements, with Wave 1 lanching tonight (Feb. 5) at 7 p.m. ET and operating by way of Feb. 15. Wave 2 will launch on Feb. 11 and can run by way of Feb. 21. Fans can bid on the entire objects at ebay.com/grammy.
This is the 17th 12 months that eBay for Charity has partnered with Grammy nominees and winners to boost cash for the Grammy Museum and MusiCares. For extra data on the Grammy Museum, go to www.grammymuseum.org, and for information on MusiCares, go to www.musicares.org.