Liam Gallagher has dedicated his NME Music Moment of the Year Award to NHS staff and care workers.
Former Oasis singer will be honoured by the award in the BandLab NME Awards in honour of the gig that which he performed for healthcare workers in the London’s O2 Arena last summer.
He stated: “I’d like to thank NME for the Music Moment Of The Year award and would like to dedicate it to all the NHS and care workers and all the people that give a s*** in general. LG x”
Liam will be presented with the prize during the NME Awards 2022 ceremony at London’s O2 Academy Brixton on March 2.
The star of ‘Everything’s Electric’ has been joined by Primal Scream for the concert in August 2021. They celebrated back live performances and thanks to NHS staff for all they’ve done in the course of the outbreak.
The ‘Shockwave’ star initially announced the show – which was repeatedly delayed because of health concerns the actor posted on Facebook: “It’s an honour to announce that I will be doing a gig for the NHS and careworkers at London’s TheO2 on October 29th. They do an incredible job, we are very lucky to have them. LG x (sic)”
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NHS employees were able to purchase the maximum of two tickets, one for themselves and another for guests on April 15, 2020 and tickets were limited for “NHS staff and NHS contract staff who work in NHS hospitals in the United Kingdom”.
The concert was free after Liam previously stated that he would like to revamp Oasis with the band’s twin brother Noel Gallagher for a charity concert that will help the NHS when the pandemic is gone.
In March of 2020, he posted on Twitter: “Listen seriously a lot of people think I’m a **** and I am a good looking **** but once this is put to bed we need to get oasis back for a 1 of gig rite for charity c’mon Noel we can then go back to our amazing solo careers c’mon you know LG x (sic)”