Girl Gaga kicked off the telecast of “One World: Collectively at House” with a soulful efficiency of “Smile,” popularized by Nat King Cole.
Gaga, who coordinated with World Well being Group leaders, companies and musician, opened the particular, saying, “Tonight just isn’t a fundraiser, so put your wallets away.” She added, “The artists are right here to say thanks.”
Gaga referred to as the particular, “our love letter to the world.”
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Gaga additionally shared movies of herself on her Instagram story listening to the performances, together with dancing alongside to Elton John’s “I’m Nonetheless Standing.”
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Greater than 70 artists and celebrities gathered around the globe for the live performance, to honor and rejoice healthcare staff who’re combating in opposition to the coronavirus pandemic.
Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert are internet hosting the digital occasion, which additionally contains performances and appearances from Taylor Swift, Elton John, Celine Dion, Jennifer Lopez, Madonna and The Rolling Stones.
“Collectively at House” just isn’t a conventional fundraising occasion, the World Citizen web site identifies a number of methods viewers can become involved. Its “Take Action” site contains a number of methods individuals could make their voices heard and donate cash.