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ZZ Top Tribute Band performs to packed hall as 250,000 cyclists flock to Sturgis rally amid pandemic

By Brent furdyk. 2 minutes ago Julien Reynaud / APS-Stockings / ABACAPRESS.COM ZZ Top was to have been one of the entertainers at the 2020 annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, but canceled due to COVID-19, along with other scheduled acts, including Willie Nelson, Lynyrd Skynyrd and more. The rally itself, however, was not canceled and is currently underway, with an estimated 250,000 riders flocking to the small town in South Dakota for the 10-day event. Anyone who thinks this seems like an extremely bad idea in the midst of a global pandemic is not alone, as experts worry that this could become a wide-spread event like no other, while media outlets like the Chicago Tribune they are reporting that social distancing is non-exis...