The official after-party for the Global Citizen Festival was a musical celebration.
What: The Global Citizen Gala, hosted by RFR and LDV Hospitality. It served as the official after-party for the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, where Stevie Wonder, the Kings of Leon and Alicia Keys, among others, performed a concert to show their solidarity with NGO leaders and philanthropists who are helping to fight extreme poverty.
When: September 28th
Where: The Paramount Hotel, which was transformed into a musical extravaganza, with a light show by Blackship Moment and sets by Questlove, DJs Ben Lovett with Jake Clemons, Ben Bronfman and Teachers, DJ Irie, DJ Zeke Thomas, and the violinist Tim Fain. LDV and No. 8 set up a VIP lounge on the mezzanine level.
Who: Michael Pitt, Amy Sacco, Gerard Butler, Zachary Levi, Michael Avedon and Natalie Imbruglia.
Why: Using musical celebration to fight poverty? No brainer.