Cardi B set to share a stage with Janet Jackson in honor of Nelson Mandela - The Sauce
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Cardi B set to share a stage with Janet Jackson in honor of Nelson Mandela

Janet Jackson, Cardi B, and The Weeknd are set to perform at the Global Citizen Festival.

The 2018 free-ticketed event will return to New York City’s Central Park on September 29, with an all-star music line-up featuring the ‘Scream’ singer, ‘Be Careful’ rapper – who recently welcomed daughter Kulture with husband Offset – the ‘Starboy’ hitmaker, as well as Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monae and many more.

Global Citizen’s CEO, Hugh Evans, said in a statement : “In 2018, it is more important than ever for Global Citizens here in the United States and around the world to demand their voices be heard – through activism and at the polls – so that we can continue progress towards a world free from needless suffering and want.

“We are truly grateful to have such incredible artists, hosts, and partners standing with us in a moment of history so pivotal in our fight to achieve the global goals and end extreme poverty.”

This is the seventh year Global Citizen will host its annual concert by bringing together music fans and advocating the necessary change to make the world a better place by demanding their voices be heard.

This year Global Citizen’s iconic ‘Mandela 100’ campaign, in memory of the late anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela, will coincide with the annual UN General Assembly meetings and to celebrate the political leader’s life and legacy in his centenary year.

Another show will take place on December 2, in Johannesburg, South Africa, headlined by ‘On The Run II’ superstars Jay-Z and Beyoncé, Coldplay and Pharrell.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Some More Sauce...

Da Squeeze

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs was caught on camera beating, dragging and hurling an object at his then-girlfriend Cassie Ventura in 2016. The scandal-hit rapper, 54,...


Lenny Kravitz’ UEFA Champions League final kick-off Show by Pepsi is official. Following reports two months ago that the ‘Fly Away’ hitmaker had been...


Global Afropop superstar Yemi Alade has released a new single “Tomorrow’. This new single is a lead-up to her upcoming tenth body of work...

Da Squeeze

Revered Kenyan rapper and entrepreneur treated industry guests and fans to an exclusive screening of his latest brainchild – Monkey Business. Held at IMAX...


Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs is “truly sorry” for beating his then-girlfriend Cassie Ventura in 2016. The scandal-plagued rapper, 54, was seen in footage released by...


Sean Kingston was arrested on Thursday (23.05.24) after a warrant was issued for “numerous fraud and theft charges”. The 34-year-old singer – whose real...


Renowned Nigerian artist and maestro producer, Tekno has officially inked a revolutionary deal with emPawa Africa, the brainchild of musical impresario, Mr Eazi. This...


A woman has accused Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs of drugging and raping her multiple times when she was a student. April Lampros has filed a...