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Lady Gaga to curate coronavirus benefit concert

Lady Gaga has confirmed that she will be curating a coronavirus benefit concert in support of the World Health Organization and frontline health workers.

The concert will be called One World: Together at Home and will be broadcast on the 18th April on US television networks: ABC, CBC, and NBC.

An adapted version will be available for British viewers via the BBC on April 19th although full details are still to be announced.

The confirmed line-up for the event is as follows: Lady Gaga, Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas, Lizzo, J Balvin, Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Billie Joe Armstrong, Alanis Morissette, Burna Boy, Andrea Bocelli, Chris Martin, Eddie Vedder, Elton John, John Legend, Kacey Musgraves, Keith Urban, and Lang Lang.

The show will be produced by WHO and Global Citizen and will be hosted by leading American talk show hosts Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, and Stephen Colbert. Acts that are also confirmed to appear are: David Beckham, Priyanka Chopra Jones, Idris, and Sabrina Elba, Kerry Washington, Shah Rukh Khan, and Sesame Street cast members.

Written by Alister

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