The music live-streams that International Citizen has been webcasting every day to advertise World Well being Group initiatives throughout the coronavirus pandemic now have a significantly extra spectacular outgrowth. The 2 organizations have introduced “One World: Collectively at Residence,” a worldwide particular that will probably be seen and heard throughout main broadcast and cable networks and digital music suppliers April 18.
Underscoring the truth that the particular will air in hardly ever precedented trend concurrently on ABC, CBS and NBC (amongst many different platforms), it is going to be hosted by these three networks’ competing late night time hosts: Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert.
The expertise lineup is described as being “curated in collaboration with” Girl Gaga, who known as in to a WHO press convention Monday morning to announce that she’s helped increase $35 million within the final seven days for the org.
Artists becoming a member of Gaga on the music lineup embody Paul McCartney, Elton John, Billie Eilish and Finneas, Lizzo, Stevie Surprise, John Legend, Chris Martin, Eddie Vedder, Kacey Musgraves, J Balvin, Keith City, Alanis Morissette, Lang Lang, Andrea Bocelli, Billie Joe Armstrong, Burna Boy and Maluma.
The present, set for eight p.m. ET/5 PT on April 18, will air not simply on the three aforementioned broadcast networks however through a wide range of ViacomCBS Networks, iHeart Media and Bell Media networks, in addition to digitally on YouTube, Fb, Instagram, Twitter, Yahoo, Twitch, Amazon Prime Video, Apple Music, Alibaba, LiveXLive, Tencent, Tencent Music Leisure Group, Tidal and TuneIn.
Celebrating well being care staff on the entrance traces of the pandemic will probably be an important part of the particular, mentioned Hugh Evans, co-founder/CEO of International Citizen. “As we honor and help the heroic efforts of group well being staff, ‘One World: Collectively At Residence’ goals to function a supply of unity and encouragement within the international combat to finish COVID-19,” Evans mentioned in an announcement. “Via music, leisure and influence, the worldwide live-cast will rejoice those that danger their very own well being to safeguard everybody else’s.”
“The World Well being Group is dedicated to defeating the coronavirus pandemic with science and public well being measures, and supporting the well being staff who’re on the frontlines of the response,” mentioned Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the WHO, in an announcement. “We might should be aside bodily for a short time, however we are able to nonetheless come collectively just about to get pleasure from nice music. The ‘One World: Collectively at Residence’ live performance represents a strong present of solidarity in opposition to a typical risk.”
The every day “Collectively at Residence” webcasts beneath the International Citizen aegis prior to now few weeks have included appearances by the duo of Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello together with Legend, Martin, Jennifer Hudson, Widespread, H.E.R., Hozier, Miguel, Niall Horan, Brandy Clark and dozens of others. The sequence was created in help of the WHO’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.