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Kendrick Lamar & Rihanna To Headline 2016 Global Citizen Festival

Beyoncé was last year’s Global Citizen Festival headliner, and this time organizers are proud to announce that Kendrick Lamar and Rihanna will lead the way.

The event will take place on September 24th in Central Park, NYC with other acts including Usher, Selena Gomez, Major Lazer, Ellie Goulding, Metallica, Eddie Vedder, and more.

Celebrity hosts Chelsea Handler, Deborra Lee, Hugh Jackman, Neil Patrick Harris, Priyanka Chopra, Salma Hayek, and Seth Myers will also take the stage as they campaign for the United Nations’ initiative to end world poverty by 2030.

Get your free tickets for the star-studded festival here.

#showup. Sept. 24. Take action now.

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