Rihanna, Selena Gomez, Kendrick Lamar to headline Global Citizen Festival
The Global Citizen Festival, a music festival that brings together artists and world leaders, has announced the lineup for its fifth anniversary.
Rihanna, Selena Gomez, Kendrick Lamar, Major Lazer and Metallica will headline this year’s festival on the Great Lawn at New York CIty’s Central Park, with special guest performances by Chris Martin, Eddie Vedder, Usher, Ellie Goulding, Yandel, and Cat Stevens.
The event, which will take place Sept. 24, will be hosted by Chelsea Handler, Deborra-lee and Hugh Jackman, Neil Patrick Harris, Priyanka Chopra, Salma Hayek, and Seth Meyers.
Global Citizen CEO Hugh Evans called the festival “an annual touch point to hold our world leaders to account on their commitments to solve the world’s biggest problems.” Read more…