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7.7.07 LIVE EARTH

The concert for a climate in crisis

Live Earth is a 24-hour, 7-continent concert series taking place on 7/7/07 that will bring together more than 100 music artists and 2 billion people to trigger a global movement to solve the climate crisis.
Live Earth reaches a worldwide audience through an unprecedented global media architecture covering all media platforms - TV, radio, Internet and wireless channels.
Live Earth a monumental music event that brings together more than 2 billion people to combat the climate crisis. Live Earth’s 24 hours of music across continents delivers a call to action and the solutions needed to answer the call. It marks the beginning of a multi-year mass persuasion campaign led by The Alliance for Climate Protection to move individuals, corporations and governments to take action. All net profits will go to the Alliance for Climate Protection. The umbrella organization for the event is a new global movement under the name Save Our Selves (SOS).

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The line-up

= US: Kelly Clarkson, Smashing Pumpkins, The Police, Akon, John Mayer, Dave Mathews Band, AFI, Roger Waters, Fall Out Boy, Melissa Etheridge, Kt Tunstall, Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Bon Jovi and Ludacris
=UK: Beastie Boys, Madonna, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Duran Duran, Damien Rice, Bloc Party, Corinne Bailey Rae, Genesis, James Blunt, Razorlight, John Legend, Keane, Paolo Nutini, Black Eyed Peas, Snow Patrol, Terra Naomi, Spinal Tap, Kasabian, Metallica and Pussycat Dolls.
=China: 12 Girls Band, Anthony Wong, Eason Chan, Evonne Hsu, Huang Xiao Ming, Joey
=Japan: AI, Ai Otsuka, Abingdon Boys School, Ayaka, Bonnie Pink, Genki Rockets, Linkin Park, Kumi Koda, Michael Nyman, Cocco
=South Africa: Angélique Kidjo, Baaba Maal, Danny K, Joss Stone
=Australia: Blue King Brown, Crowded House, Eskimo Joe, Ghostwriters, Jack Johnson, Paul Kelly, Missy Higgins, John Butler Trio
=Germany: Chris Cornell, Jan Delay, Juli, Katie Melua, Lotto King Karl, Mana, Mando Diao, Michael Mittermeier, Reamonn

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