BBC One has also announced it has secured the first UK television broadcast
Eddie Vedder is joining global artists including Lady Gaga, Alanis Morissette, Billie Eilish, Chris Martin, Paul McCartney and many more for the live online One World: Together At Home music event on Saturday 18 April, 2020.
This special event will support the Covid-19 Response Fund and feature performances from some of the world's biggest names in music.
BBC One is the first UK company to secure the TV broadcast and it will broadcast an adapted version on Sunday 19th April. Lorna Clarke, Controller of BBC Pop, said: “I’m thrilled that BBC One is to broadcast coverage of this very special event, featuring some of the world’s most loved musicians, to show support to care workers all over the world at this challenging time.”
In North America, the event will be broadcast live on Saturday 18th April on ABC, Bell Media, NBC, ViacomCBS Networks and iHeartMedia.
One World: Together at Home has been created by Global Citizen, a charity that provides help to those in poverty, and the World Health Organisation.
One World: Together At Home will be broadcast on Saturday 18 April, 2020 and will be available through several streams.
Go to https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/connect/togetherathome to find out more or to donate.