A host of international celebrities will head to South Africa in December to be part of the Global Citizen Festival. This free and ticketless concert rallies celebs, politicians, and global leaders to end extreme poverty.

The star-studded lineup includes Oprare, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Ed Sheeran, Usher, Chris Martin, Pharrell Williams, Forest Whitaker, Naomi Campbell, Sir Bob Geldof, Tyler Perry and G, and Lyle King.

Stars from across Africa will also be at the festival, with Cassper Nyovest, D'banj, Femi Kuti, and Wizkid all set to perform.

"Nelson Mandela taught South Africans and the world so much about challenging our leaders and changing the future. I'm inspired to join Global Citizen and celebrate his legacy. Viva Mandela!"

Lineup for the #GlobalCitizenFestivalSA HEADLINERS: - BEYONCÉ 😩 - Jay Z 😩 - Cassper Nyovest 😩 - D Banj 😩 - Ed Sheeran 😩 - Wizkid 😩 - Sho Madjozi 😩 - Pharrell Williams 😩 - Chris Martin 😩 - Tiwa Savage 😩 02 December 2018