CNN’s highly anticipated “Juneteenth: A Global Celebration for Freedom” concert is scheduled for Monday night, taking place at the iconic outdoor Greek Theatre in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, Your Content has learned.
The event will be broadcasted worldwide on all CNN platforms and nationally on OWN at 8 p.m. ET.
The star-studded lineup features an impressive array of performers, including Charlie Wilson, Miguel, Kirk Franklin, Nelly, SWV, Davido, Coi Leray, Jodeci, and Mike Phillips.
Musical directors Oscar-winner Questlove and Adam Blackstone will ensure an unforgettable evening.
Additionally, Vice President Kamala Harris will deliver heartfelt remarks during the event.
Sara Sidner, an esteemed CNN host, will guide viewers through the concert as the official emcee.
The pre-show coverage, starting at 7 p.m. ET, will shine a spotlight on African-American advocates, trailblazers, and creators, further amplifying their significant contributions.
Produced by LiveNation Urban and Jesse Collins Entertainment, this year’s concert builds upon the success of the inaugural CNN Juneteenth concert held last year.
With EVP of Integrity and Inclusion for CNN Worldwide, Johnita P. Due expressing excitement for the event, it is clear that the aim is to celebrate the Juneteenth holiday’s importance while showcasing the excellence and resilience of the Black community.
Don’t miss the opportunity to witness this extraordinary celebration of freedom and cultural significance.