Posted March 27, 2013 by Chelle B in Charity

Beyoncé To Headline Gucci’s Global Charity Concert In London

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Italian fashion brand Gucci has appointed Beyonce to headline their global charity concert in London, as part of it’s international campaign Chime For Change which raises funds for female empowerment. Broadcasting worldwide on June 1, 2013,the conce rt – entitled The Sound Of Change Live – will also feature performances from Florence and the Machine, Ellie Goulding, Iggy Azalea, John Legend, Rita Ora, Laura Pausini and Timbaland.

“Our goal is to call for change for girls and women in the loudest voice possible,” said Chime For Change co-founder and concert artistic director, Beyoncé Knowles. “I am excited for us to come together on June 1 to bring the issues of education, health and justice for girls and women to the world stage.”

The event will also show inspirational short films and stories highlighting women’s global issues. Tickets are on sale now.