This year’s Global Citizen Festival takes place on NYC’s Central Park Great Lawn tomorrow (Saturday, September 29th). The all-star lineup features The Weeknd and Janet Jackson who will be headlining, along with Shawn Mendes, Cardi B, and Janelle Monáe. An additional special guest performance will be given by John Legend.
This year’s cause is to end extreme poverty – honoring the legacy of Nelson Mandela in the year he would have turned 100. A special festival for the occasion will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 2nd.