Idris Elba’s Africa Day Benefit Concert To Feature Continent’s Biggest Music Artistes
Some of Africa’s biggest music stars are lined up to perform at a 2-hour long virtual concert coming up on Monday, May 25, 2020 to celebrate Africa Day.
The concert, titled ‘Africa Day Benefit Concert at Home’ is hosted by British actor Idris Elba through a partnership with ViacomCBS Networks Africa and YouTube.
At the weekend, 82 African artists, comedians and sports stars took part in the Africa at Home online concert organised by Canal+ and Universal Music Africa.
Africa Day Benefit Concert at Home will take place on the same day as the #IAmWAN virtual event, which will also feature Angélique Kidjo as well as Fatoumata Diawara, Salif Keita, Oumou Sangaré, Dobet Gnahore, Youssou N’dour and Baaba Maal, among many others.
The concert will stream on the MTV Base Africa YouTube channel on Monday and air on the channel the same day.