By: Mira Kelley
Curator - Blogger - Aspiring Photographer/Writer/Visionary - Social and Legal Enthusiast -
In honor of celebrating the life and legacy of South African apartheid leader, Nelson Mandela, Global Citizen has partnered with the Motsepe Foundation to bring a FREE music concert to Johannesberg, South Africa on December 2nd, 2018.
The festival plans to showcase the talents and abilities of artists from all over the world. This includes beyonce & Jay-Z and Pharrell as headliners. Oprah Winfrey as the keynote speaker and Tyler Perry alongside Naomi Campbell as hosts. Other performances/appearances are expected from Coldplay's Chris Martin, Wizkid, Usher, Cassper Nyovest, D'banj, Ed Sheeran, Eddie Vedder, Femi Kuti, Sho Madjozi, Tiwa Savage and many more!
"And as always the case with Global Citizen festivals — tickets are free. All you need to do is, starting 21 August, take action on the Global Citizen platforms — GlobalCitizen.org.za, in the Global Citizen app, or with our Facebook Messenger bot — search “Global Citizen” in Facebook Messenger to learn more. There will also be opportunities for Global Citizens to earn free tickets by taking actions in their communities of Johannesburg.