New York - Activist rock stars including Lady Gaga and U2's The Edge and Bono will give a concert next month celebrating global aid work by former US president Bill Clinton since he left the White House, organisers announced on Tuesday.
The music fest, including an acoustic performance by the U2 stars, will take place at the Hollywood Bowl on October 15 under the title "A Decade of Difference: a concert celebrating 10 years of the William J Clinton Foundation".
The foundation works around the world to promote and organise improvements to healthcare, education, small business finance and other causes.
The foundation and Yahoo!, which will provide live streaming of the concert, said "an all-star group of the most influential and socially responsible artists in music, film, and television will come together to celebrate" Clinton's work.
"I am proud that some of today's most influential performers are coming together to raise awareness about the work of my foundation," Clinton said in a statement.
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
Pop star Miley Cyrus has been hospitalised and has had to cancel a concert in the US state of Missouri. Read More »
The South African Music Awards is less than 3 weeks away and in the build-up to the biggest music event of the year one lucky Channel24 reader stands the chance to win a VIP Experience at Sun City and VIP access to the SAMAs ceremony. Read More »
Check out these pics of Prince George!
10 pics from Will and Kate's visit.
Kate and Will wows the crowd!
Will and Kate hanging out with Peter Jackson.
10 photos of adorable Prince George!
The royals arriving in New Zealand!
SA’s FHM closing its doors.
Sexy Sean Penn spotted in Cape Town!
South AfricaDiscovery ITMarket Related
South AfricaPlanet 10 Mgt & ConsultingMarket Related
HousesR 2 460 000
HousesR 9 000 000
HousesR 2 150 000