Stevie Marvel will headline World Citizen Dwell’s star-studded 24-hour occasion in Los Angeles this month to assist elevate cash and consciousness round poverty, local weather change and the necessity for extra entry to COVID-19 vaccine doses worldwide.
World Citizen officers introduced Thursday that Marvel will likely be amongst a number of performers — together with H.E.R., Adam Lambert and Demi Lovato — to participate within the occasion at The Greek Theatre on Sept. 25. The occasion will characteristic different performances by Chloe x Halle, OneRepublic, The Lumineers, 5 Seconds of Summer time and Ozuna.
“It’s once more my pleasure and honor to hitch with all the artists who’re utilizing their present of track to have fun the World Residents’ occasion by doing our half in working in opposition to world warming, hunger, and singing for equality world wide…We Are The Village!!!,” Marvel stated in an announcement.
The London lineup will embody Duran Duran, Kylie Minogue, Måneskin, Nile Rodgers and Stylish, and Rag’n’Bone Man.
Within the U.S., World Citizen needs the Biden administration to extend COVID-19 vaccine entry by sharing a minimum of 350 million doses with the poorest international locations by the top of September. The group is searching for for presidency leaders within the U.Okay. to companion with the Race to Zero coalition, a United Nations-led marketing campaign that goals to realize zero carbon emissions by 2050.
“It’s our job to cry out when guarantees aren’t fulfilled,” Rodgers stated. “We wish to encourage our leaders to make sure there are good occasions forward for everybody.”
World Citizen Dwell will happen on six continents. Together with Los Angeles and London, performances and segments will occur in New York Metropolis, Paris, Sydney, Rio de Janeiro, and Lagos, Nigeria.
Jennifer Lopez, Billie Eilish, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay, Usher, Lizzo, Elton John, Doja Cat, Metallica, Camila Cabello and Black Eyed Peas are set to carry out from completely different areas.
The occasion will air on BBC on Sept. 25 and ABC the following day.
In Might, World Citizen sponsored VAX Dwell, which generated greater than 26 million COVID-19 vaccine doses and $302 million for applications aimed toward a extra equitable distribution of vaccines. The occasion, which included an look by Harry, the Duke of Sussex, helped elevate the difficulty of vaccine sharing globally.