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Jay Z and No Doubt to headline NYC’s Global Citizen Festival

on July 09, 2014, 9:51am

Now in its third year, the Global Citizen Festival is an annual one-day concert event organized by the Global Poverty Project, with the aim of bringing attention to worldwide poverty. This year’s installment, set for September 27th in New York’s Central Park, features Jay Z and No Doubt as headliners.

Other notable acts include DJ Tiësto, The Roots, fun., and Carrie Underwood.

According to Rolling Stone, over 80 percent of the festival’s tickets will be distributed for free, earned by performing community service and other charitable actions. VIP tickets, meanwhile, are available for purchase. Visit the festival’s website for more info.

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