Watch the World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert [Live Stream]

World Cup Kick-off Concert

World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert Live Stream: The World Cup fever is here and there’s no better way to jump start this very much anticipated sports event that only happens every 4 years than to watch a Kick-Off Celebration Concert featuring performances from Alicia Keys, John Legend, Shakira, The Black Eyed Peas and many more.

The FIFA World Cup Kick-off Celebration Concert will start at 8pm local time (GMT+2) in the Orlando Stadium in Soweto and will be broadcast worldwide (see the link below for free live stream). The concert’s goal is to reflect the spirit of the World Cup tournament and to convey a message of unity and hope.

Proceeds from the concert will be donated to “20 Centres for 2010”, the Official Campaign of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa. Its aim is to create 20 Football for Hope Centres to promote public health, education and football in disadvantaged communities across Africa.

Artists who will be performing in the World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert are the following:

Alicia Keys
Angelique Kidjo
Amadou & Mariam
Black Eyed Peas
Blk Jks
Freshlyground
Hugh Masekela
John Legend
Juanes
K’Naan
Mzansi Youth Choir
Shakira
Soweto Gospel Choir
The Parlotones
Tinariwen
Vieux Farka Toure
Vusi Mahlasela

You can catch the concert live online from Johannesburg via http://worldcup.vevo.com/

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