Lady Gaga joined the World Health Organization (WHO)'s media briefing conference in the morning of Friday 17th. She was joined by the CEO of Global Citizen Hugh Evans ahead of the One World: Together At Home event that Gaga herself curated in partnership with WHO and Global Citizen.
Lady Gaga tuned in to the conference from her home office and stressed that Saturday's special will be a love letter to the medical professionals and all the emergency workers selflessly and tirelessly fighting against COVID-19 day after day.
She also announced that a total of $50 million has been raised with huge donations from massive corporations which now include The Coca-Cola Company, Procter & Gamble and Johnson and Johnson.
Gaga has also announced that the legendary rock band Rolling Stones will be joining the concert for a special performance.
More information about the event and its start-studded line up can be found here.
The 8-hour special will be broadcasted this Saturday night, April 18th.
Watch the speech below: