• Beyoncé & JAY-Z, Eddie Vedder, Pharrell Williams, & More To Play Global Citizen Festival

    2 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    Global Citizen Festival will be held in South Africa this year in honor of the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth. The annual celebrity-infused anti-poverty benefit concert will be headlined by Beyoncé and JAy-Z. Other big names performing are Pharrell Williams and Chris Martin doing a collaborative set, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, Ed Sheeran, Usher, Femi Kuti, Wizkid, Cassper Nyovest, D'banj, Sho Madjozi, and Tiwa Savage. Oprah Winfrey will also be delivering a keynote address, plus hosts include Naomi Campbell, Sir Bob Geldof, Gayle King, Bonang Matheba, Tyler Perry, and Forest...
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  • The Quick Read: Beyonce, Oprah To Headline Global Citizen in South Africa

    2 monthes ago - By Essence

    Here's all the news you need to know:
    Beyoncé and Oprah will be heading to South Africa for the 2018 Global Citizen Festival, aimed at ending poverty by 2030. The two powerhouses join a star-studded list of performers, hosts and world leaders, including Pharrell Williams, Femi Kuti, Gayle King and Bozom St. John. The festival is set to take place on Dec. 2 in Johannesburg.
    Yolanda Adams has been named an honorary member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. The 56-year-old gospel legend was inducted alongside diplomat Teta V. Banks, astronaut Jeanette J. Epps, activist Chantél Harris, and author...
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