The music live-streams that World Citizen has been webcasting each day to advertise World Well being Group initiatives through the coronavirus pandemic now have a significantly extra spectacular outgrowth. The 2 organizations have introduced “One World: Collectively at Residence,” a world particular that might be seen and heard throughout main broadcast and cable networks and digital music suppliers April 18.
Underscoring the truth that the two-hour particular will air, in not often precedented trend, concurrently on ABC, CBS and NBC (amongst many different platforms), it is going to be hosted by these three networks’ competing late night time hosts: Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert.
The expertise lineup is described as being “curated in collaboration with” Woman Gaga, who known as in to a WHO press convention Monday morning to announce that she’s helped elevate $35 million within the final seven days for the org.
Artists becoming a member of Gaga on the music lineup embody Paul McCartney, Elton John, Billie Eilish and Finneas, Lizzo, Stevie Marvel, John Legend, Chris Martin, Eddie Vedder, Kacey Musgraves, J Balvin, Keith City, Alanis Morissette, Lang Lang, Andrea Bocelli, Billie Joe Armstrong, Burna Boy and Maluma.
The present, set for eight p.m. ET/5 PT on April 18, will air not simply on the three aforementioned broadcast networks however by way of a wide range of ViacomCBS Networks, iHeart Media and Bell Media networks, in addition to digitally on YouTube, Fb, Instagram, Twitter, Yahoo, Twitch, Amazon Prime Video, Apple Music, Alibaba, LiveXLive, Tencent, Tencent Music Leisure Group, Tidal and TuneIn.
Celebrating well being care staff on the entrance traces of the pandemic might be an important element of the particular, stated Hugh Evans, co-founder/CEO of World Citizen. “As we honor and help the heroic efforts of neighborhood well being staff, ‘One World: Collectively At Residence’ goals to function a supply of unity and encouragement within the world battle to finish COVID-19,” Evans stated in an announcement. “By means of music, leisure and influence, the worldwide live-cast will have fun those that threat their very own well being to safeguard everybody else’s.”
“The World Well being Group is dedicated to defeating the coronavirus pandemic with science and public well being measures, and supporting the well being staff who’re on the frontlines of the response,” stated Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the WHO, in an announcement. “We could need to be aside bodily for a short time, however we are able to nonetheless come collectively just about to take pleasure in nice music. The ‘One World: Collectively at Residence’ live performance represents a robust present of solidarity in opposition to a standard risk.”
The day by day “Collectively at Residence” webcasts beneath the World Citizen aegis previously few weeks have included appearances by the duo of Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello together with Legend, Martin, Jennifer Hudson, Widespread, H.E.R., Hozier, Miguel, Niall Horan, Brandy Clark and dozens of others. The collection was created in help of the WHO’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.
Among the many networks and platforms airing the particular: NBCUniversal’s NBC, Bravo, E!, MSNBC, NBCSN, NBC Information, NBC Information on YouTube, Peacock, SYFY and USA; Walt Disney Tv’s ABC, ABC Information Dwell, Freeform and Nat Geo; ViacomCBS’ CBS, Channel 5 within the UK, Community 10 in Australia, Telefe in Argentina, and BET, MTV, CMT, Comedy Central, Emblem, MTV2, Paramount Community, Pop, TV Land and VH1; and Bell Media platforms in Canada, MultiChoice, and RTE.