Yusuf Islam + Peter Gabriel Join Mandela Concert Line-Up

LATEST: YUSUF ISLAM and PETER GABRIEL have joined the line-up for the NELSON MANDELA's upcoming 46664 AIDS awareness concert.

The 29 November (03) event, which will take place at GREENPOINT STADIUM in Cape Town, South Africa, will also feature performances by U2's BONO, BEYONCE KNOWLES, QUEEN and the EURYTHMICS.

The show will also feature African artists like BAABA MAAL, ANGELIQUE KIDJO and LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO.

An audience of 40,000 is expected to attend the concert, which will be webcast live via 46664.com and broadcast live on South Africa's SABC network.

The concert will premiere on MTV channels globally on World Aids Day (01DEC03). The show will also be released on CD and DVD.

18/11/2003 10:07

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Tags: Yusuf Islam - Peter Gabriel - Nelson Mandela - Bono - Beyonce Knowles - Queen - Eurythmics - Baaba Maal - Ladysmith Black Mambazo - MTV


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