Brooklyn go hard. Music’s biggest names including JAY-Z, Jennifer Lopez, Chris Brown, and Stevie Wonder have descended upon Barclays Center for TIDAL X: Brooklyn, a star-studded concert to benefit natural disaster victims.
Streaming live, this year’s extravaganza will feature appearances by Cardi B, DJ Khaled, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Yo Gotti, A$AP Ferg, Vic Mensa, and Joey Bada$$, among others. The wide-ranging cast also includes Fifth Harmony, Belly, Iggy Azalea, Jessie Reyez, and many more.
“We’re doing it big with JAY-Z,” DJ Khaled told Jimmy Kimmel. “To help rise up and bless up Puerto Rico and all the victims of hurricanes, earthquakes. It’s just so much going on, so [we’re] getting up on stage to raise money and donate money. JAY-Z, J.Lo, Stevie Wonder, DJ Khaled!”
This year’s show will benefit relief efforts in the wake of Hurricanes Irma, Maria, and Harvey, as well as the devastation caused by the earthquakes in Mexico.
TIDAL X: Brooklyn also has the support of New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. “After seeing the terrible devastation in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands firsthand, it is clear that those affected by these natural disasters need our help more than ever,” he said. “We in New York are putting the full weight of our resources behind recovery efforts, and I am grateful to TIDAL X: Brooklyn and its sponsors for joining us and helping to deliver much-needed goods to people in desperate need.”
Stream the charitable celebration below.