The Red Hot Chili Peppers, BTS Ms Lauryn Hill, Anitta and Jung Kook will take the stage at Global Citizen Festival 2023 and the entire event will be broadcast live to the world.
The benefit concert will take place in New York’s Central Park and will be streamed live until… Highlights also air on ABC Sundays beginning at 4:00 PM ET/4:00 PM PT
Global Citizen Festival offers fans free event tickets in exchange for making social change on the organization‘s app and website. Global Citizen advocates urge governments to act to address extreme poverty and the systemic problems that keep millions of people out of poverty.
The festival marks the first time that record-breaking K-pop star Jung Kook will perform live without BTS. This summer, his debut solo single “Seven” reached No. 1 in the US and worldwide.
Other performers include Conan Grey, D-Nice, Sofia Carson and Stray Kids. Speakers from scientist Bill Nye to rapper Common, TV host Padma Lakshmi to basketball star Carmelo Anthony, and many advocates from around the world will also inspire viewers to take action.