In a first ever, Jay Z will be holding a concert in India, headlining a performance at the Global Citizen Festival. Joining Coldplay and Demi Lovato, the show in Mumbai on November 19th will be Jay’s first in the country.
“With over half a million young Indians taking over 1.8 million actions in support of our campaigns, earning their free tickets for the inaugural Global Citizen India Festival, it is exhilarating to see that the youth of India won’t wait for change,” the CEO of Global Citizen, Hugh Evans said.
“We are thrilled to be launching this 15 year journey to end extreme poverty in India with the support of Coldplay, Jay Z and Demi Lovato and incredible Indian superstars like A.R. Rahman and Farhan Akhtar.”