Want a musical distraction when you’re staying secure at residence this weekend? Girl Gaga, the World Well being Group and the World Citizen social motion group have organized a digital leisure occasion to assist battle 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 stay video posted in early April, Gaga stated she and World Citizen have already raised $35 million for WHO, and are working with giant corporations and philanthropists to boost extra. Here is how you can tune in.
The occasion, titled “One World: Collectively At Residence,” is a multi-hour broadcast that includes celebrities from the music and leisure world, performing or talking from their scattered areas, to have fun and help well being care employees. Suppose Stay Assist, 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 stay on YouTube, Fb, Amazon Prime Video, Instagram, Twitter and Apple. (Disclosure: CBS and CNET are each a part of ViacomCBS.)
We have embedded the YouTube stream right here (on the high of this story), so that you’re good to go.
Who’ll be performing?
Who will not be? The star-studded checklist consists of Girl Gaga, in fact, in addition to Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Billie Eilish, Stevie Marvel, Jennifer Lopez, Kacey Musgraves, Lizzo and extra.
Not simply singers shall 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. World-health consultants and world leaders could have roles as properly.
What is the objective?
“We’re all so very grateful to all the well being care professionals throughout the nation and all over the world,” Girl Gaga stated when the occasion was introduced. “What you might be doing is placing your self in hurt’s means 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 is not going to be a fundraiser, Gaga stated, as the cash could have been raised upfront of the present. “Put your wallets away … and sit again and benefit from the present.”