The Concert For New York City

The Concert For New York City

New York

Madison Square Gardens,
4 Pennsylvania Plaza,
New York,
NY 10001,
United States

Tour Information

Organised by Paul as a way of honouring the memories of the victims of the 9/11 attacks, The Concert for New York City was held at Madison Square Gardens on 20th October 2001 and featured performances from a vast array of musicians, including David Bowie, The Who, Bon Jovi and Jay-Z. The five-hour concert helped raise $35 million and was closed by Paul who premiered a new song, ‘Freedom’, written in the aftermath of the attacks.


Photo of Paul McCartney playing guitar used for Freshen Up Tour


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