Beyonce and Jay-Z did Nelson Mandela proud at Sunday’s Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 event.
The Carters played a beautiful set at the event in South Africa, paying tribute to Mandela with performances of “Holy Grail”, “Part II (On The Run)” and “03 Bonnie & Clyde”.
The peak of the performance arguably occurred when the husband-and-wife duo broke out into “APESH*T” from their EVERYTHING IS LOVE album. Their performance also included nods to African artists Miriam Makeba and Tekno
Beyonce also shared the stage with global English superstar Ed Sheeran for a duet of “Perfect”.
Other big artists as the event in South Africa included Pharrell, Chris Martin, Eddie Vedder, and Usher.
Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 is a campaign partnership between advocacy group Global Citizen and the House of Mandela with hopes of ending poverty by 2030.