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Mariah Carey, Tom Jones to perform at annual AmfAR gala at France's Cannes Film Festival

Mariah Carey, Tom Jones to perform at annual AmfAR gala at France's Cannes Film Festival

ABC/Randy Holmes; Erika Goldring/ Getty ImagesMariah Carey and Tom Jones will be performing at the annual AmfAR gala at France’s Cannes Film Festival next week, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The fundraising event, set to take place at the Hotel du Cap in Antibes on Thursday, May 23, benefits the AIDS research charity. Pop star Dua Lipa and rock band The Struts also will perform, while Chris Tucker hosts.

This year’s theme is “We Can Be Heroes,” inspired by David Bowie‘s classic song “Heroes.” An auction will feature original couture designs from Chanel, Dior, Gucci, Louis Vuitton and Prada.

Over the past 25 years, the AmfAR gala as raised over $210 million.

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