Post Malone Set to Headline Virtual Concert on Pokémon Day: Exclusive

Pokémon and Post Malone are teaming up to celebrate Pokémon Day on Saturday, Feb. 27 with a virtual concert, Billboard can exclusively announce today (Feb. 11).

Malone, who for the record still has a Game Boy Color specifically so he can play Pokémon, tells Billboard it's sentimental for him and the franchise to be 25 at the same time. "I’ve been a fan for such a long time, kind of grew up with it," he says. "Celebrating 25 years is a big deal, so we decided to do it together." (The rapper turned 25 himself last July.)

Pokémon and Posty fans alike will be able to view the show for free on Saturday, Feb. 27 at 7:00 p.m. EST on Pokémon's YouTube channelTwitch channel, and 25th anniversary website.