Bun B Helps Organize Benefit Concert for Hurricane Harvey Victims

A representative for Houston rapper Bun B confirmed to Associated Press on Wednesday (Aug. 30) that he and music manager Scooter Braun are planning a benefit concert to help those affected by Tropical Storm Harvey.

The representatives said the concert is scheduled to take place September 12. It will air on four national networks.

Houston rapper Bun B and music manager Scooter Braun are planning a benefit concert to help those affected by Tropical Storm Harvey.

No further details were provided.

Bun B, one of hip-hop’s most respected lyricists, recently spoke to Mass Appeal following the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, which left at least 18 people dead and countless residents displaced from their homes. The Texas Department of Public Safety says more than 48,700 homes have been affected by flooding and other damage brought by Harvey since it first came ashore last week.

Braun, who manages Grande, Tori Kelly, and Carly Rae Jepsen, has also worked with Kanye West, the Black Eyed Peas and “Gangnam Style” rapper PSY. Braun also founded School Boy Records.