Stevie Wonder, Céline Dion, Carole King, More Set For Thanksgiving Stream Honoring Nurses
Courtesy Nurse Heroes – Nurse Heroes Live!
“Nurse Heroes Live!” will feature Stevie Wonder, Céline Dion, Carole King and several other marquee musicians.
Several marquee artists and celebrities announced participation Tuesday in “Nurse Heroes Live!,” a Thanksgiving all-star concert honoring nurses.
Grammy-winning artist Emilio Estefan will produce the concert, which will feature Black Eyed Peas, Andrea Bocelli, Céline Dion, Gloria Estefan, Emily Estefan, David Foster, Katharine McPhee Foster, Josh Groban, Carole King, Maluma, Leslie Odom Jr., Pitbull, Allen Stone, The Wailers and Stevie Wonder.
Whoopi Goldberg will host the event, which will also include appearances by personalities such as Billy Crystal and Oprah Winfrey.
Funds raised during the program will go toward programs including scholarships for nurses and their children. To that end, Taylor Swift will donate an autographed, collectible edition “Folklore” guitar for auction.
“I’ve had the privilege of producing some very special concerts, but the response from celebrities for Nurse Heroes has been extraordinary, combined they have over 450 million fans following them on social media,” Emilio Estefan said in a statement. “Together we can change the future – with this concert we will help NurseHeroes.org fund programs including scholarships for nurses and their children. Nurse Heroes Live! is an international gathering of celebrities, creating a global opportunity to come together and help change the future of nursing for the benefit of us all.”
“Nurse Heroes Live!” will stream on Thanksgiving at 7 p.m. ET on YouTube, Facebook and LiveXLive. For more information, visit the event’s official website.