Want a musical distraction when you’re staying protected at residence? Singer Girl Gaga, the World Well being Group and the International Citizen social motion group have organized a digital leisure occasion to assist struggle the , and it will air on quite a few platforms on Saturday, April 18.
The present will embrace such large names as Paul McCartney, Elton John, Lizzo, Stevie Marvel, Alanis Morissette and Billie Eilish. In a dwell video posted in early April, Gaga stated she and International Citizen have already raised $35 million for WHO, and are working with giant firms and philanthropists to lift extra. Here is the right way to tune in.
The occasion, titled “One World: Collectively At Dwelling,” is a multi-hour broadcast that includes celebrities from the music and leisure world, performing or talking from their scattered areas, to have a good time and help well being care staff. Assume Reside Support, however with the celebs all separated.
How can I watch?
The present will air Saturday, April 18 at 5 p.m. PT on a number of networks, together with ABC, NBC and CBS, and also will stream dwell on YouTube, Fb, Amazon Prime Video, Instagram, Twitter and Apple. (Disclosure: CBS and CNET are each a part of ViacomCBS.)
Who’ll be performing?
Who will not be? The star-studded listing contains Girl Gaga, after all, in addition to Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Billie Eilish, Stevie Marvel, Jennifer Lopez, Kacey Musgraves, Lizzo and extra.
Not simply singers can be concerned. Oprah Winfrey, Idris Elba, Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn, David Beckham are among the many non-musical celebs collaborating. Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon will host the present. International-health specialists and world leaders may have roles as effectively.
What is the objective?
“We’re all so very grateful to the entire well being care professionals throughout the nation and around the globe,” Girl Gaga stated when the occasion was introduced. “What you might be doing is placing your self in hurt’s approach to assist the world, and all of us salute you.”
Along with the musical performances, the occasion will “spotlight tales from the world’s well being care heroes, in addition to messages of gratitude and appreciation from those that they’ve handled,” the group stated on its web site.
The occasion itself won’t be a fundraiser, Gaga stated, as the cash may have been raised upfront of the present. “Put your wallets away … and sit again and benefit from the present.”