The “Together at Home” series of streamed-from-home concerts initialized by Coldplay’s Chris Martin will be levelling up with a “One World” event.
Slated to take place on Saturday, April 18, 2020, is a multi-hour special that artists will stream live at leading social media platforms, several cable networks and other streaming services working in collaboration with the advocacy organization Global Citizen.
The “One World” virtual music event is not intended as a fund raising program but as a token of appreciation for all those who helped Global Citizen raise as much as USD35 million for the “COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund” set up by the World Health Organization (WHO).
Lady Gaga, who is a major supporter of Global Citizen’s fundraising efforts for the WHO’s Covid-19 Solidarity Fund has been tapped to help curate the streamed-from-home special concerts. Her tasks include presenting information about the “One World Together at Home” event.
In last Monday’s press conference, she explained that it is their way of highlighting the extreme importance of an unprecedented, historical cultural movement, as well as to encourage and celebrate the power of the human spirit. Her advice to viewers is to
“Put your wallets away”—“Sit back and enjoy the show you all deserve.”
Who Will be Joining the “One World – Together-at-Home” Virtual Concert?
Aside from the set of musicians who performed during the first week of the “Together at Home” concerts streamed from home by the likes of Chris Martin, John Legend, Keith Urban, Alanis Morissette, Pink, Lizzo, Miguel, Bastille, Lindsey Sterling, Rufus Wainwright, Sauti Sol and DJ Cuppy, several other top musicians will be gracing the “One World Together at Home” digital event.
Among the additional artists mentioned as part of the lineup include Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong, Burna Boy, J Balvin, Lang Lang, Maluma, Kacey Musgraves, Shah Rukh Khan, Eddie Vedder and Kerry Washington, as well as the cast of Sesame Street.
Some of the big-named artists and celebrities mentioned include the likes of Elton John, Paul McCartney, Billie Eilish and brother Finneas, Idris Elba, Stevie Wonder, Andrea Bocelli, David Beckham and Priyanka Chopra.
Popular late night show hosts Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon will be participating as hosts.
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