Stars perform in tribute to healthcare workers

Stars perform in tribute to healthcare workers

Stars perform in tribute to healthcare workers

Late-night funnymen Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel will share hosting duties.

The event began with a six hour collection of performances that were streamed globally, leading into a two hour broadcast show. "Thank you for being there for us", read an on-screen caption.

Adam Lambert performed a rendition of Tears for Fears' hit "Mad World", while The Killers delivered a stripped-back version of "Mr Brightside" and Hong Kong icon Eason Chan played John Lennon's "Love".

The chart-topping star thanked people for their support during an emotional Instagram Live video.

Somewhat akin to the fundraising multi-network show that ran after 911, the "One World" broadcast was one giant PSA that also helped to get out the word to contribute to first responders.

The spin-off fundraising album is now available on Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon, proceeds from which support the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for the World Health Organization, powered by the UN Foundation.

"We are forever grateful for the sacrifices you have made to keep the community healthy and safe".

Keys presented similar data when she spoke during the special, ending with: "Keep your frequency high and I'm sending you all my love".

"What I'd like tonight, if I can, is to give you the permission for the moment to".

Jamil, recognized for her TV collection "The Good Place", instructed viewers the occasion was meant to be "a second of respite". "I think of them every day, I pray for them every day". "I love you very much". The company confirmed the news on its official Twitter handle and noted that the concert raised a total sum of $127.9 million for the healthcare workers who have been working tirelessly without even thinking of taking a holiday.

"Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Paul McCartney, Billie Eilish, The Killers, Taylor Swift and when they were asked by Lady Gaga, they all said yes".

In March, she told fans that she would be delaying the release of her upcoming sixth LP due to the global health crisis. She has been great to work with and has played a tremendous role in getting an terrible lot of the artists to participate. Instead I prefer that we spend this time focusing on finding solutions.

During this huge concert virtual world, almost a hundred artists will be transmitting on the microphone.

In February, the Grammy victor released "Stupid Love", the first single off of Chromatica (though the song had leaked back in January).

Yesterday's special "will continue this, telling global stories of triumph and hope, and told to a global audience, truly bringing the world together", Lady Gaga said.

As information about the coronavirus pandemic rapidly changes, PEOPLE is committed to providing the most recent data in our coverage. He said with a huge population of more than a billion, the country has added strength to the fight against COVID 19 and thus has together helped the world to put the impact against the virus. In essence, curated event had successfully raised more than $50 million to combat the coronavirus pandemic.

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