LOS ANGELES (Top40 Charts/ Live Earth) - Live Earth organizers today announced that music legend Yusuf
(formerly Cat Stevens), rapper, actor and television personality Xzibit, and electronica artist Kenna
will be joining the blockbuster line-ups of performers at the Live Earth concerts in Hamburg, Tokyo and New York, respectively. Organizers also announced that a limited number of tickets are available for each show.
The 24-hour Live Earth concert series will begin in Sydney, Australia on July 7, 2007 and continue across all 7 continents with events in Tokyo, Japan; Shanghai, China; Hamburg, Germany; Johannesburg, South Africa; London, United Kingdom; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, before concluding at Giants Stadium in New York, United States.
"Live Earth is about engaging a global movement of people to take action against the climate crisis," Live Earth Founder and Producer Kevin Wall said. "The addition of a music legend like Yusuf and latest sensations like Xzibit and Kenna to Live Earth stages around the world helps us reach millions more people across the globe with the Live Earth message."
Live Earth Hamburg at HSH Nordbank Arena will feature the following acts live on stage:
Lotto King Karl
Tickets for Live Earth Hamburg can be purchased through Eventim at:
http://www.eventim.de/eve/liveearth or by phone at 01805 / 570 000 (0,14 EUR/Min).
Live Earth Tokyo at Makuhari Messe will feature the following acts live on stage:
ABINGDON BOYS SCHOOL
Tickets for Live Earth Tokyo can be purchased in the following ways:
- PIA - order via mobile at 0570-02-9535
- Lawson - order via mobile 0570-084-637 (*L code is not required)
- CN Playguide - 0570-08-9922
- Ticket Navi - order via http://www.ticket-navi.ne.jp and pickup at any convenience store (Lawson, FamilyMart, 7-11, Sunkus, etc.)
- eplus - order via eee.eplus.co.jp
Live Earth New York at Giants Stadium will feature the following acts live on stage:
DAVE MATTHEWS BAND
FALL OUT BOY
TAKING BACK SUNDAY
Tickets for Live Earth New York can be purchased at http://www.livenation.com/liveearth or by calling Ticketmaster at (212) 307-7171 and (201) 507-8900.