The competition was put to one side.
Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel, who regularly dispute the rating in the US with their talk shows in the evening, will be the presenters of One World: Together At Home, a televised event to support the measures against the coronavirus.
“We want to underscore the gravity of this historical movement and cultural unprecedented… and we want to celebrate and promote the power of the human spirit,” Lady Gaga said, one of the organizers along with Global Citizen, in a press conference.
ON THE 18TH OF APRIL
The special will be broadcast on April 18, simultaneously on ABC, NBC, CBS, iHeartMedia and the strings Bell Media. You can also see in live on YouTube, Apple, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and other platforms.
The guests include Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, Andrea Bocelli, Billie Eilish, Elton John, David Beckham, John Legend, Eddie Vedder, Kerry Washington, Chris Martin of Coldplay, and Lizzo.
The actor Idris Elba and his wife, Sabrina Elba, who tested positive for coronavirus, also will participate.
Gaga, who along with the charitable organization Global Citizen has helped raise 35 million for the fight against the Covid-19, clarified that this occasion will not be asked for funds.
“Keep your wallets… sit back and enjoy the show that you all deserve.”
During the event, will pay tribute to those affected by the virus and held to the health care workers who fight directly to the disease.
Other participants in the special will be Billy Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Lang Lang, Kacey Musgraves, Alanis Morissette, Priyanka Chopra, Jonas, Shah Rukh Khan, Keith Urban and Burna Boy.