Stars are bringing the world together.
Last week, Lady Gaga partnered with Global Citizen and the World Health Organization to announce a new COVID-19 benefit TV special to air on Global, as well as on networks in America and around the world.
On Tuesday, the special added some major stars to its lineup, including Taylor Swift, Shawn Mendes, Céline Dion, Jennifer Lopez, Alicia Keys, Amy Poehler, Awkwafina, Camila Cabello, Ellen DeGeneres, Oprah Winfrey, Ll Cool J, Lupita Nyong’o, Matthew McConaughey, Pharrell Williams, and Sam Smith.
The special will feature multimillion-dollar pledges to the WHO’s Solidarity Response Fund, and will celebrate the health workers and others battling the coronavirus pandemic.
Even before airing, the event has raised more than $35 million.
Stars appearing and performing during the special will also include Alanis Morissette, Andrea Bocelli, Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Burna Boy, Chris Martin, David Beckham, Eddie Vedder, Elton John, Idris and Sabrina Elba, J Balvin, John Legend, Kacey Musgraves, Keith Urban, Kerry Washington, Lang Lang, Lizzo, Maluma, Paul McCartney, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Shah Rukh Khan, Stevie Wonder and friends of Sesame Street.
The “One World” special is set to air Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. on Global.