Bollywood beauty Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will join global superstars Madonna and Beyonce at a world charity concert in London next month.
Aishwariya will be joined by husband Abhishek Bachchan as celebrity presenters for the Chime for Change event on June 1st, which aims to raise funds and awareness for women’s rights and empowerment around the world.
The Sound of Change Live concert will be held at Twickenham Stadium with performances from co-founder of the foundation Beyonce as well as Jennifer Lopez, John Legend, Timbaland, Rita Ora and many more. The concert itself has been underwritten by international luxury fashion brand Gucci and is guaranteed to fund at least 120 projects supporting girls and women globally.
In a world first, each ticket buyer will personally be able to choose which of the many projects Chime For Change supports will receive their ticket money.
Madonna is one of the celebrity presenters alongside Indian actresses Rai and Freida Pinto, as well as Archbishop Desmond Tutu, former British Prime Minister Gordon and wife Sarah Brown, and Hollywood stars Blake Lively, James Franco and Jessica Chastain.