Tonight, international advocacy organization Global Citizen and the European Commission will stream the ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future’ concert around the world.
The special presentation aims to highlight the disproportionate impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on marginalized communities, including those living in poverty, people of colour and other groups facing discrimination.
The actual concert, meanwhile, will begin at 5pm PT/8pm ET and be available on the following Canadian networks:
You’ll also be able to stream the show on Global Citizen’s YouTube channel.
To help promote the cause, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will host the concert, while a slew of other celebrities will also make an appearance, including:
- London, Ontario’s own Justin Bieber (performing)
- Cold Play (performing)
- Miley Cyrus (performing)
- Jennifer Hudson (performing)
- Hugh Jackman
- Ken Jeong
- Montreal’s own Antoni Porowski
- Billy Porter
- Chris Rock
- Shakira (performing)
- Charlize Theron
- Usher (performing)
- Kerry Washington
Find out more about the Global Citizen initiative here.
Source: Global Citizen