Live Earth, the world-wide concert to promote awareness and action against global warming has been scheduled for July 7th. The concerts will take place at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. as well as Shanghai, China; Johannesburg, South Africa; Sydney, Australia; Tokyo; London, England; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The concert will be televised in the US on NBC as well as through live stream online. Proceeds from the concerts will be used to create a foundation to fight against global warming.
Among those headlining the US concerts are Bon Jovi, Dave Matthews Band, Rhianna, Kanye West, Smashing Pumpkins, John Mayer and Fall Out Boyhttp://www.comcast.net/music/index.jsp?cat=MUSIC&fn=/2007/04/10/632873.html