Global Citizen are back with another edition of Global Citizen Live.
In an announcement made earlier today, the international education and advocacy organisation unveiled the details for this year's special concert. Taking place across six continents, the concert will see a grand 24-hour broadcast as part of Global Citizen's ongoing efforts to defend the planet and defeat poverty.
Global Citizen Live 2021 will take place on 25 September 2021 and will be aired across multiple channels including ABC, ABC News Live, BBC, FX, iHeartRadio, Hulu, YouTube, and Twitter.
#GlobalCitizenLive, featuring @edsheeran, @lorde, @theweeknd, @BTS_TWT & more, is on Sept. 25! Live across 6 continents, this 24-hour, once-in-a-generation broadcast + livestream event will bring the world together to defend the planet & defeat poverty. https://t.co/iwdcJ0Jbaj pic.twitter.com/CXo3mXT58U— Global Citizen (@GlblCtzn) July 13, 2021
The 24-hour concert will feature performances from a star-studded lineup of acts including BTS, Billie Eilish, Lorde, The Weeknd, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay, Doja Cat, DJ Snake, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, Lizzo, Usher, H.E.R., Green Day, Metallica, The Lumineers, and many more.
The special broadcast is said to feature artists, activists, and world leaders against backdrop iconic locations all over the world like Paris, Rio, Seoul, New York City, Lagos, London, Los Angeles, and Sydney.
Global Citizen Live is also said to host a live concert in addition to the virtual livestream. Further details are slated to be announced this coming August – watch this space for updates.
For more information, visit Global Citizen's official website.