'Global Goal' Line-up: All the Artists Taking Part

Global Goal is the latest all-star concert streaming globally as a response to the coronavirus. The concert, which will be streaming on multiple social media platforms from 2 p.m. EDT / 11 a.m. PDT, will see artists like Coldplay, the cast of Hamilton, Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus perform songs as part of a campaign aimed at world leaders to help tests, treatments and vaccines reach everyone in the world.

The musical line-up are not the only celebrities due to make an appearance at the concert. The event will be hosted by Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and will feature appearances from stars like Chris Rock, Hugh Jackman and David Beckham.

Johnson said of his role in a statement: "I'm proud to join Global Citizen and the European Commission to host the 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future' concert. The event aims to lift up the global community that is tackling equitable access to healthcare, and other enormous injustices facing our world. This critical moment in history requires all of us – so let's join together to chart a better future, for everyone."

Among the performers will be Usher, who will be debuting his new single "I Cry" for the first time. Proceeds from the single will go to Local Initiatives Support Corporation) in support of black-owned small businesses and community organizations.

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Justin Bieber is part of the line-up of the 'Global Goal' concert Getty

The following artists have so far joined the line-up of the Global Goal concert:

  • Shakira
  • Coldplay
  • Usher
  • Jennifer Hudson
  • Miley Cyrus
  • Justin Bieber and Quavo
  • J Balvin
  • Chloe x Halle
  • Yemi Alade
  • Christine and the Queens
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda and Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton with Jimmy Fallon & The Roots
  • J'Nai Bridges with Gustavo Dudamel
  • The Los Angeles Philharmonic and Youth Orchestra Los Angeles
  • For Love Choir

The following celebrities are also scheduled to make an appearance:

  • Chris Rock
  • Hugh Jackman
  • Kerry Washington
  • Charlize Theron
  • Forest Whitaker
  • David Beckham
  • Salma Hayek Pinault
  • Billy Porter
  • Diane Kruger
  • Antoni Porowski
  • Ken Jeong
  • Naomi Campbell
  • Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
  • Olivia Colman

The concert has been arranged by Global Citizen. Who were also behind the at-home concert One World: Together at Home. That live-streamed concert featured performances from Lady Gaga, The Rolling Stones and Stevie Wonder, and raised $127.9 million for the World Health Organisation and other charities tackling the coronavirus.

This latest concert will be preceded by a summit that will also be live-streamed and will see world leaders, philanthropists, and thought leaders discussing the response to the virus.

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