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Lady Gaga to curate Coronavirus benefit concert

Queen of pop, Lady Gaga, will curate a coronavirus benefit concert by the name of One World: Together at Home in support of the World Health Organization, and the many front line health workers currently battling the Coronavirus pandemic.

The concert is scheduled to take place on the 18th April and will be broadcast live on US television networks ABC, CBC and NBC as well as being streamed online. 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.

Global Citizen are already responsible for the massively popular Together at Home series which has included CelebMix favourites; Shawn Mendes, Niall Horan and James Bay.

Check out an article that we did on our top five favourite home performances so far, and why we loved them so much by clicking here.

What performance are you most looking forward to at the benefit concert? Let us know over on our Twitter page @CelebMix!

Written by Ali

I am a 22 year old journalism student at Robert Gordon University, and I have been writing for online music, film and fashion websites since the age of 14. If someone is famous- for any reason- you can guarantee that I know about them. Follow me on my Twitter page @ross_alister