Global Citizen EP 1 with David Guetta, Pharrell Williams and more available 30 November
Listen to the sounds of the Global Citizen EP 1.
The four-track EP features contributions from citizens of the globe Pharrell Williams, Stormzy, Cassper Nyovest, Stargate, Los Unidades (formerly known as Coldplay), Jozzy, Jess Kent, Danny Ocean, Tiwa Savage, David Guetta and Wizkid.
To get your ears warmed up for the EP’s release, the track called ‘E-Lo’ by Los Unidades and Pharrell Williams (Featuring Jozzy) is available now, watch the video at the end of this article.
The EP’s release comes just in time for the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100, taking place on Sunday, 2 December at the FNB Stadium in Joburg.
Proceeds of the EP will support Global Citizen’s campaigns and advocacy efforts to end extreme poverty as well as its work in areas such as gender equality, education, water and sanitation.
Coldplay’s Chris Martin spearheaded the Global Citizen project and curated its annual live music festivals.
We are all Global Citizen’s
‘Global Citizen EP 1’ full track listing:
- Rise Up (feat. Nelson Mandela) – Stargate
- E-Lo (feat. Jozzy) – Los Unidades & Pharrell Williams
- Timbuktu (feat. Stormzy & Jess Kent) – Cassper Nyovest & Los Unidades
- Voodoo (feat. Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Danny Ocean & David Guetta) – Stargate & Los Unidades
Of the project, Global Citizen CEO Hugh Evans said,
“For hundreds of years, we have witnessed the power of music in bringing people together to drive activism and demand change. We are thrilled to release Global Citizen EP 1 with new songs from these incredible artists who stand with us in the fight to defeat extreme poverty, and we are extremely grateful to Dave Holmes, Parlophone Records and Atlantic Records for their dedicated partnership and support as we demand to see an end to extreme poverty by 2030.”
Pre order the Global Citizen EP 1 here.