Africa favorite daughter,the woman of steel herself, Yemi Alade brought her top notch game to her performance of “Shekere” for the “Global Goal: Unite for Our Future” concert on June 27.
In typical Yemi Alade style, the performance featured a full squad of colorful dancers, alongside a full band. Words don’t do it justice so watch the video.
The “Global Goal” initiative aims to shed light and raise awareness for the communities disproportionately affected by the Coronavirus pandemic. Miley Cyrus, Shakira, J Balvin, Jennifer Hudson, Coldplay, Usher, Justin Bieber and Quavo, Christine and the Queens and Chloe X Halle all brought their performances to the screens for many fans.
More about the Global Goal Unite initiative here
Watch Yemi Alade’s performance below
It’s time to fight for the world we want. So I joined up with @glblctzn for the #GlobalGoalUnite Concert to shine a light on what we can do to create a healthier future for everyone, everywhere. Watch here: https://t.co/hYm3nbRdnw pic.twitter.com/0tSdcTV4F5
— ✊🏾 yemialade (@yemialadee) June 28, 2020
The queen of Afropop @yemialadee wants you to get up, dance, and take action to ensure that everyone around the world can protect themselves against COVID-19. Join the fight at https://t.co/AQFKWGWXjE and tune in to @NBC tonight at 8pm ET for the full #GlobalGoalUnite concert. pic.twitter.com/bUpu6o3Abi
— Global Citizen (@GlblCtzn) June 27, 2020