'One World: Together at Home': What You Need To Know About Watching The Star-Studded Benefit Show

BY Laura Kell / Apr 18 2020 / 13:27 PM

The historical event, featuring over 100 artists and performers, will kick off on April 19 at 4:00 (GST). Here's how UAE residents can watch it live

'One World: Together at Home': What You Need To Know About Watching The Star-Studded Benefit Show

Some of the biggest names in music, entertainment and fashion are coming together to raise funds for the World Health Organization and frontline healthcare workers, in a cross-platform variety show that can only be compared to 1985’s Live Aid benefit concert.

One World: Together at Home will be both televised and livestreamed online. The show is scheduled to kick off on April 19 at 4:00 (GST).

The event, which has been organised by Global Citizen and curated in collaboration with Lady Gaga, will feature over 100 celebrities and performers – including Alicia Keys, Billie Eilish, Jennifer Lopez, Rita Ora, Elton John, John Legend, Oprah Winfrey, Heidi Klum, Sarah Jessica Parker, to name a few. Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert will host the event.

Emirati singer Hussain Al Jassmi will also perform during the event.

All performers will be filmed separately in order to adhere to proper social distancing practices.

According to Global Citizen’s website, the order of performances and acts will not be released ahead of time, so viewers will need to tune in to the entire show to ensure they don’t miss out on any of the action.

Interested in watching 'One World: Together at Home'? Here's how you can tune in, if you live in the UAE.

While the show will be televised, viewers can also livestream it online and across various social media platforms.

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Twitch will be streaming the show, while fans can also watch it on Amazon Prime Video and on Apple TV. Insight TV and Insight TV apps will be also be broadcasting the show.

For more information on how to watch One World: Together at Home visit the Global Citizen website.

Lead images courtesy of Jason Lloyd-Evans, Instagram/ladygaga and Instagram/aliciakeys.