The 2019 Global Citizen Festival will feature a star-studded lineup.
The festival’s headliners were announced by the charity Tuesday morning. They include Queen & Adam Lambert, Pharrell Williams, Alicia Keys, OneRepublic, H.E.R. and Carole King.
Special guest performances include French Montana, Ben Platt, and Jon Batiste & Stay Human. The festival will be hosted by Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness, while co-hosts include Rachel Brosnahan, Bill Nye, Rami Malek, Matt Bomer, Elvis Duran, Taraji P. Henson, Joy Reid, and Forest Whitaker.
According to the organizers, the festival “encourages global citizens to power the movement to end extreme poverty, calling on world leaders to fight diseases including HIV and AIDS and polio, empower women and girls, combat plastic pollution and provide quality education for all.”
The eighth annual Global Citizen festival is coming to Central Park in New York City on September 28.