The Global Citizen Festival: celebrating Mandela 100, marking a century since South African president and anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela was born. The event takes place Sunday, December 2, in his home country South Africa with Beyoncé, Jay-Z and Ed Sheeran headlining in the name of ending extreme poverty.
Other performers in the festival at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg include Pharrell Williams, Chris Martin, Usher, Wizkid, Cassper Nyovest, D’Banj, Eddie Vedder, Femi Kuti, Kacey Musgraves, Sho Madjozi and Tiwa Savage.
The festival, free for fans who take anti-poverty actions, begins at 2 p.m. local time, which is 7 a.m. EST. It will be live streamed on YouTube below:
For more information on the event visit the Global Citizen Website Here.