Coronavirus remains on a fantastic rise within the US, like in many countries round the globe, while testing and coverings aren’t available to several people. To urge world leaders towards changing this, many celebrities are coming together to host a virtual concert while in isolation to spotlight awareness for the disproportionate effect of COVID-19 on marginalised communities. The event called Global Citizen: Unite for Our Future is being organized by Global Citizen in partnership with the ecu Commission.
The aim of the event is to bring “systemic change, change that brings about justice for everybody , everywhere, no matter where they were born or the color of their skin…” said the organization founder Hugh Evans during a statement.
The concert will air on the 27th of June worldwide, comprising panel discussions, interviews and concerts. The concert will feature performances from Shakira, Justin Bieber, Quavo, Miley Cyrus, Usher, Jennifer Hudson, Coldplay, Christine and therefore the Queens, J Balvin, Chloe x Halle and Yemi Alade.
Other featuring celebrities include Chris Rock, Hugh Jackman, Kerry Washington, Charlize Theron, Forest Whitaker, David Beckham, Salma Hayek Pinault, Billy Porter, Olivia Colman, Ken Jeong and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. The show are going to be survive several outlets including NBC, Twitter, MTV and YouTube