Global Citizen Festival Taps Jay Z, Tiesto, The Roots and More
Jay Z, Tiesto, No Doubt, Carrie Underwood, The Roots and fun. will play the Global Citizen Festival in New York’s Central Park on September 27. The show, organized by the Global Poverty Project, is free and can be earned by performing activist actions on the Global Citizen online platform.
No Doubt will be making their first live appearance as a band following an extended hiatus from performing. This will be the first show the band has played in two years.
While there is no official word of a collaboration, The Roots did serve as Jay Z’s backing band for his MTV Unplugged show in 2001. He is currently touring with his wife, Beyonce, on their “On the Run” stadium tour.