June 27, 20 - 4:02 pm - LABS

Shakira, J Balvin and Gustavo Dudamel: Latin American performers on Global Goal

Global Citizen movement and the European Commission are promoting Global Goal: Unite for Our Future this Saturday, June 27th, with the aim of ensuring that no one is left behind in the global fight to tackle Covid-19

The concert is a globally televised and digitally streamed special that highlights the disproportionate impact Covid-19 has on marginalized communities – including people of color, those living in extreme poverty, and other communities facing discrimination. 

Hosted by Dwayne Johnson, the event’s lineup features Latin American musicians, including Venezuelan Gustavo Dudamel conducting the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, and Colombian pop stars J Balvin and Shakira.

The special also has performances from Coldplay, Usher, Jennifer Hudson, Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber and Quavo, Chloe x Halle, Yemi Alade, Christine and the Queens, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton with Jimmy Fallon & The Roots, J’Nai Bridges, the Youth Orchestra Los Angeles), and the For Love Choir.