Jerry Lee Lewis is turning 85 with a star-studded virtual celebration. “Whole Lotta Celebratin’ Goin On: 85 Years of the Killer” is set to take place October 27th at 8 pm on Jerry Lee’s website and official Facebook page.
The birthday celebration will feature performances and appearances by such big name stars as Elton John, President Bill Clinton, Willie Nelson, Lee Ann Womack and Joe Walsh, as well as Billy F Gibbons, Bonnie Raitt, Chris Janson, Lindsay Ell, Marty Stuart, The Beach Boy’s Mike Love, Priscilla Presley, Tom Jones and more.
The livestream will be hosted by John Stamos and will have Jerry Lee in the same room with his famous cousins, Mickey Gilley and televangelist Jimmy Swaggart, for the first time in 40 years.
The event will benefit @worldvision, a Christian organization working to help communities lift themselves out of poverty.