VIDEO: Global Citizen Live-Streams Virtual Star-Studded Concert To Celebrate COVID-19 Workers
Global Citizen live-streamed its One World: Together At Home Special to Celebrate COVID-19 Workers charity special. A virtual concert featured renowned artists like Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Billie Eilish, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, and many more.
The show was streamed on Saturday at 8 p.m. via ABC, NBC, CBS, Amazon Prime Video, Apple, Facebook, Instagram, TIDAL, Twitch and Twitter.
Global Citizen, according to its website, “is a movement of engaged citizens who are using their collective voice to end extreme poverty by 2030.”
Its co-founder and CEO Hugh Evans said: “As we honor and support the heroic efforts of community health workers, One World: Together at Home aims to serve as a source of unity and encouragement in the global fight to end COVID-19. Through music, entertainment, and impact, the global live-cast will celebrate those who risk their own health to safeguard everyone else’s.”
Global Citizen has been hosting the Together at Home series online for the past few weeks.
The series has raised over $30 million for the WHO’s COVID-19 efforts.