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Miley Cyrus sings the Beatles’ Help! in the middle of EMPTY Rose Bowl in starry Global Goal concert

Miley Cyrus stood in the middle of an empty Rose Bowl to deliver a rendition of Help! by the Beatles for the star-studded Global Goal: Unite For Our Future concert.

Hosted by Dwayne Johnson, the virtual musical event was thrown by the European Commission and the organization Global Citizen.

Modeling a sequined wrap dress that showed off her midriff, Miley, 27, belted out the number to rows and rows of bare stands.

What a moment: Miley Cyrus stood in the middle of an empty Rose Bowl to deliver a rendition of Help! by the Beatles for the star-studded Global Goal: Unite For Our Future concert.

The Rock himself: Hosted by Dwayne Johnson, the virtual musical event was thrown by the European Commission and the organization Global Citizen

The Rock himself: Hosted by Dwayne Johnson, the virtual musical event was thrown by the European Commission and the organization Global Citizen

The Pasadena venue, which which has a capacity of  more than 90,000, was completely desolate as Miley sang in the middle of the field.

Her flowing blue dress had a Grecian style and featured a long robe-like sleeve on one end while falling off the shoulder at the other.

A long slit up one side allowed Miley to show off her knockout legs as she performed the Beatles number which they released in 1965.

The hit song was also part of an album of the same name, as well as an eponymous musical comedy movie starring the Fab Four.

Sensational: Modeling a sequined wrap dress that showed off her midriff, Miley, 27, belted out the number to rows and rows of bare stands

Sensational: Modeling a sequined wrap dress that showed off her midriff, Miley, 27, belted out the number to rows and rows of bare stands

Bare: The Pasadena venue, which which has a capacity of more than 90,000, was completely desolate as Miley sang in the middle of the field

Bare: The Pasadena venue, which which has a capacity of more than 90,000, was completely desolate as Miley sang in the middle of the field

Swank: Her flowing blue dress had a Grecian style and featured a long robe-like sleeve on one end while falling off the shoulder at the other

Swank: Her flowing blue dress had a Grecian style and featured a long robe-like sleeve on one end while falling off the shoulder at the other

History: A long slit up one side allowed Miley to show off her knockout legs as she performed the Beatles number which they released in 1965

History: A long slit up one side allowed Miley to show off her knockout legs as she performed the Beatles number which they released in 1965

A cavalcade of celebrities gave musical performances including Quavo and Justin Bieber getting back together for their song Intentions.

Justin accompanied himself at the piano as he sat near Quavo in a socially distant performance given from a living room in Los Angeles. 

Intentions is a cut off Justin’s latest studio album Changes which he dropped this Valentine’s Day shortly before the lockdowns began.

Usher delivered a stirring rendition of his new song I Cry which he has stated was inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement.

Reunited: A cavalcade of celebrities gave musical performances including Quavo and Justin Bieber getting back together for their song Intentions

Reunited: A cavalcade of celebrities gave musical performances including Quavo and Justin Bieber getting back together for their song Intentions

Apart: Justin accompanied himself at the piano as he sat near Quavo in a socially distant performance given from a living room in Los Angeles

Apart: Justin accompanied himself at the piano as he sat near Quavo in a socially distant performance given from a living room in Los Angeles

New work: Intentions is a cut off Justin's latest studio album Changes which he dropped this Valentine's Day shortly before the lockdowns began

New work: Intentions is a cut off Justin’s latest studio album Changes which he dropped this Valentine’s Day shortly before the lockdowns began

While bathed in evocative red and dark lighting, he crooned: ‘I cry for the sons without fathers and the pain that their mothers hold deep inside.’

He has said on social media that he wanted to impart the message to his sons that men should be able to ‘feel emotions deeply and to cry.’ 

At one point during his new performance he got chocked up, and footage of a group of Black Lives Matter protesters played behind him.

By the end of the song he walked across a stage amid actors dressed as protesters lying facedown with their hands behind their backs.

Topical: Usher delivered a stirring rendition of his new song I Cry which he has stated was inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement

Topical: Usher delivered a stirring rendition of his new song I Cry which he has stated was inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement

Thematic: He has said on social media that he wanted to impart the message to his sons that men should be able to 'feel emotions deeply and to cry'

Thematic: He has said on social media that he wanted to impart the message to his sons that men should be able to ‘feel emotions deeply and to cry’

Ripped from the headlines: By the end of the song he walked across a stage amid actors dressed as protesters lying facedown with their hands behind their backs

Ripped from the headlines: By the end of the song he walked across a stage amid actors dressed as protesters lying facedown with their hands behind their backs

The socially-distant concert extravaganza was opened by a rousing performance by Jennifer Hudson who sang Where Peaceful Waters Flow.

That number was popularized by Gladys Knight & The Pips on their 1973 album Imagination and was also released as a single.

Jennifer performed the song with a couple of musicians on the deck of a boat as it floated slowly down the Chicago River.

‘The power of unity creates change, so let’s keep coming together to create that change – good change,’ said the Academy Award winner.

Legendary: The socially-distant concert extravaganza was opened by a rousing performance by Jennifer Hudson who sang Where Peaceful Waters Flow

Legendary: The socially-distant concert extravaganza was opened by a rousing performance by Jennifer Hudson who sang Where Peaceful Waters Flow

Warm words: 'The power of unity creates change, so let's keep coming together to create that change - good change,' said the Academy Award winner

Warm words: ‘The power of unity creates change, so let’s keep coming together to create that change – good change,’ said the Academy Award winner

Amazing: Jennifer performed the song with a couple of musicians on the deck of a boat as it floated slowly down the Chicago River

Amazing: Jennifer performed the song with a couple of musicians on the deck of a boat as it floated slowly down the Chicago River

Meanwhile Shakira was in Barcelona giving a showstopping rendition of her 2011 song Sale El Sol from the album of the same name.

Letting out her animal instinct in a tiger-print top, she writhed sensuously while accompanied by a live band behind her.

She was performing on what appeared to be an outdoor stage at night but was illuminated by the glow of footlights.

As her gig thundered ahead she eventually joined the band and accompanied herself on the guitar whilst singing.

Meanwhile: Shakira was in Barcelona giving a showstopping rendition of her 2011 song Sale El Sol from the album of the same name

Meanwhile: Shakira was in Barcelona giving a showstopping rendition of her 2011 song Sale El Sol from the album of the same name

Smoldering: Letting out her animal instinct in a tiger-print top, she writhed sensuously while accompanied by a live band behind her

Smoldering: Letting out her animal instinct in a tiger-print top, she writhed sensuously while accompanied by a live band behind her

Terrific: She was performing on what appeared to be an outdoor stage at night but was illuminated by the glow of footlights

Terrific: She was performing on what appeared to be an outdoor stage at night but was illuminated by the glow of footlights

Multitalented: As her gig thundered ahead she eventually joined the band and accompanied herself on the guitar whilst singing

Multitalented: As her gig thundered ahead she eventually joined the band and accompanied herself on the guitar whilst singing

‘Latin America is now the hardest-hit region of this pandemic, and experts say Africa will be next,’ said the Colombian pop diva.

‘We need to make sure that everyone has food security and access to health care in these places or it will make distributing a vaccine that much harder.’

Chloe X Halle, the R&B sister act of Chloe and Halle Bailey, were together for a performance of Rest Of Your Life.

Their setting had an eye-popping nightclub vibe with neon laser lights crisscrossing back and forth throughout the performance.

Family business: Chloe X Halle, the R&B sister act of Chloe and Halle Bailey, were together for a performance of Rest Of Your Life

Family business: Chloe X Halle, the R&B sister act of Chloe and Halle Bailey, were together for a performance of Rest Of Your Life

Setpiece: Their setting had an eye-popping nightclub vibe with neon laser lights crisscrossing back and forth throughout the performance

Setpiece: Their setting had an eye-popping nightclub vibe with neon laser lights crisscrossing back and forth throughout the performance

On theme: Occasionally the lights formed checks resembling latitude and longitude lines, possibly a reference to the global theme of the concert

On theme: Occasionally the lights formed checks resembling latitude and longitude lines, possibly a reference to the global theme of the concert

Detail: Rest Of Your Life, also known as ROYL, is included on the duo's new album Ungodly Hour which they released earlier this month

Detail: Rest Of Your Life, also known as ROYL, is included on the duo’s new album Ungodly Hour which they released earlier this month

Occasionally the lights formed checks resembling latitude and longitude lines, possibly a reference to the global theme of the concert.

Rest Of Your Life, also known as ROYL, is included on the duo’s new album Ungodly Hour which they released earlier this month. 

Coldplay remained socially distant to treat fans to their song Paradise, which was released in 2011 and included on their album Mylo Xyloto.

Although the band members remained apart in real life, a bit of psychedelic animation allowed them to appear together onscreen.

Throwback hit: Coldplay remained socially distant to treat fans to their song Paradise, which was released in 2011 and included on their album Mylo Xyloto

Throwback hit: Coldplay remained socially distant to treat fans to their song Paradise, which was released in 2011 and included on their album Mylo Xyloto

Making it happen: Although the band members remained apart in real life, a bit of psychedelic animation allowed them to appear together onscreen

Making it happen: Although the band members remained apart in real life, a bit of psychedelic animation allowed them to appear together onscreen

Hunk: Frontman Chris Martin showed off his toned arms in a clinging tee as he sat at the piano accompanying himself while he sang

Hunk: Frontman Chris Martin showed off his toned arms in a clinging tee as he sat at the piano accompanying himself while he sang

Frontman Chris Martin showed off his toned arms in a clinging tee as he sat at the piano accompanying himself while he sang.

Nigerian Afropop star Yemi Alade sang her number Shekere, which was included on her album Woman Of Steel last year.

Yemi was joined by a band of musicians  and backup dancers on a Lagos set that was made to resemble a parking lot at night.

Her drummer could be seen blocked off in a corner surrounded by see-through screens possibly as a coronavirus safety measure.

Global talent: Nigerian Afropop star Yemi Alade sang her number Shekere, which was included on her album Woman Of Steel last year

Global talent: Nigerian Afropop star Yemi Alade sang her number Shekere, which was included on her album Woman Of Steel last year

Party atmosphere: Yemi was joined by a band of musicians and backup dancers on a Lagos set that was made to resemble a parking lot at night

Party atmosphere: Yemi was joined by a band of musicians and backup dancers on a Lagos set that was made to resemble a parking lot at night

Setting: Her drummer could be seen blocked off in a corner surrounded by see-through screens possibly as a coronavirus safety measure

Setting: Her drummer could be seen blocked off in a corner surrounded by see-through screens possibly as a coronavirus safety measure

French singer Christine And The Queens, whose real name is Héloïse Adelaïde Letissier, sang her Italian song La Vita Nuova.

She danced up a storm in a plunging black jumpsuit that showed off her trim midriff and featured extravagantly puffy shoulders.

J. Blavin and the Dreamcatchers similarly to Coldplay went for an animated psychedelic aesthetic for their performance.

Amid their medley of Que Calor and Mi Gente, cartoons showed such images as giant eyes and a colossal rubber duck.

International phenom: French singer Christine And The Queens, whose real name is Héloïse Adelaïde Letissier, sang her Italian song La Vita Nuova

International phenom: French singer Christine And The Queens, whose real name is Héloïse Adelaïde Letissier, sang her Italian song La Vita Nuova

What an outfit: She danced up a storm in a plunging black jumpsuit that showed off her trim midriff and featured extravagantly puffy shoulders

What an outfit: She danced up a storm in a plunging black jumpsuit that showed off her trim midriff and featured extravagantly puffy shoulders

Zany: J. Blavin and the Dreamcatchers similarly to Coldplay went for an animated psychedelic aesthetic for their performance

Zany: J. Blavin and the Dreamcatchers similarly to Coldplay went for an animated psychedelic aesthetic for their performance

Wow: Amid their medley of Que Calor and Mi Gente, cartoons showed such images as giant eyes and a colossal rubber duck

Wow: Amid their medley of Que Calor and Mi Gente, cartoons showed such images as giant eyes and a colossal rubber duck

There was a bit of a Broadway touch to the event too as Jimmy Fallon and his show’s band the Roots got together with the original cast of Hamilton.

They all united from Hamilton’s song Helpless, which most centrally featured star Phillipa Soo, who plays Alexander Hamilton’s wife Eliza.

However a huge number of the original cast members were included in the song such as Lin-Manuel Miranda who also wrote the show.

The concert also included an array of speeches from celebrities including an opening monologue from Dwayne.

Glamour: There was a bit of a Broadway touch to the event too as Jimmy Fallon (pictured) and his show's band the Roots got together with the original cast of Hamilton

Glamour: There was a bit of a Broadway touch to the event too as Jimmy Fallon (pictured) and his show’s band the Roots got together with the original cast of Hamilton

Ensemble piece: They all united from Hamilton's song Helpless, which most centrally featured star Phillipa Soo, who plays Alexander Hamilton's wife Eliza

Ensemble piece: They all united from Hamilton’s song Helpless, which most centrally featured star Phillipa Soo, who plays Alexander Hamilton’s wife Eliza

'Ongoing fights': The concert also included an array of speeches from celebrities including an opening monologue from Dwayne

‘Ongoing fights’: The concert also included an array of speeches from celebrities including an opening monologue from Dwayne

Highlighting both the causes of COVID-19 and racism, ‘the Rock’ stated: ‘In the face of both of these ongoing fights, we must recognize that the people living in poverty are the ones whose health is at greatest risk.’ 

Ken Jeong, who is a licensed physician as well as a celeb, did a funny video advising against coronavirus home remedies like hot peppers and alcohol.

‘COVID-19 has laid bare the inequities of our broken social systems and the disparities within our communities, especially the black community and the communities of color,’ said 1990s Supermodel Naomi Campbell.

‘There are no quick fixes, but if every one of us steps up to help our brothers and sisters, we will all be the better for it,’ said Naomi.

Icon: 'There are no quick fixes, but if every one of us steps up to help our brothers and sisters, we will all be the better for it,' said Naomi Campbell

Icon: ‘There are no quick fixes, but if every one of us steps up to help our brothers and sisters, we will all be the better for it,’ said Naomi Campbell

Charlize Theron, who hails from Africa, said ‘the crisis is threatening to undo years of hard-won development progress across the continent, turning back the clock and condemning millions of people – disproportionate numbers of women and girls – to a life spent on the margins of society in extreme poverty.’

Kerry Washington said: ‘Racism has been intertwined in our system for centuries, structurally targeting people of color, black people, my people, and it has worked to not only hold us back but to claim too many of our lives for centuries.’

David Beckham said ‘sometimes sports is a getaway for many people and I think not having live sports has been a big mix for a lot of people.’

He added: ‘So to get sports back on even though there’s not gonna be fans in the stadium – that is gonna be a big moment for a lot of supporters.’

Perspective: Charlize Theron, who hails from Africa, said 'the crisis is threatening to undo years of hard-won development progress across the continent'

Perspective: Charlize Theron, who hails from Africa, said ‘the crisis is threatening to undo years of hard-won development progress across the continent’

Speaking her piece: Kerry Washington said: 'Racism has been intertwined in our system for centuries, structurally targeting people of color, black people, my people'

Speaking her piece: Kerry Washington said: ‘Racism has been intertwined in our system for centuries, structurally targeting people of color, black people, my people’

His view: David Beckham said 'sometimes sports is a getaway for many people and I think not having live sports has been a big mix for a lot of people'

His view: David Beckham said ‘sometimes sports is a getaway for many people and I think not having live sports has been a big mix for a lot of people’

Salma Hayek recalled when she ‘went to Sierra Leone to vaccinate for tetanus’ over a decade ago and ‘saw things that have marked me for life.’

Ryan Reynolds starred in a sketch where he gate-crashed a Zoom reunion for the 2001 X-Men movie that he was apparently not invited to, as he was not in that film.

Initially that film’s Hugh Jackman, Famke Janssen, Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen were all enjoying a Zoom reunion together.

However shortly thereafter Ryan barged in along with James McAvoy and Sophie Turner of the later X-Men: Origins franchise.

Looking back: Salma Hayek recalled when she 'went to Sierra Leone to vaccinate for tetanus' over a decade ago and 'saw things that have marked me for life'

Looking back: Salma Hayek recalled when she ‘went to Sierra Leone to vaccinate for tetanus’ over a decade ago and ‘saw things that have marked me for life’

Whoops: Ryan Reynolds starred in a sketch where he gate-crashed a Zoom reunion for the 2001 X-Men movie that he was apparently not invited to, as he was not in that film

Whoops: Ryan Reynolds starred in a sketch where he gate-crashed a Zoom reunion for the 2001 X-Men movie that he was apparently not invited to, as he was not in that film

The original group: Initially that film's Hugh Jackman, Famke Janssen, Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen were all enjoying a Zoom reunion together

The original group: Initially that film’s Hugh Jackman, Famke Janssen, Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen were all enjoying a Zoom reunion together

Whoops: However shortly thereafter Ryan barged in along with James McAvoy and Sophie Turner of the later X-Men: Origins franchise.

Whoops: However shortly thereafter Ryan barged in along with James McAvoy and Sophie Turner of the later X-Men: Origins franchise.

Ryan considered himself a part of X-Men but everyone else quickly realized how awkward the situation was and left.

Halle and Famke, both ex-Bond girls, announced they had to leave for a James Bond reunion while Sophie said she mistakenly thought this was a Game Of Thrones chat.

Celebrities such as Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Olivia Colman, Diane Kruger, Kate Upton and Justin Verlander also gave speeches throughout the special.

 Friday’s concert is billed as trying to ensure that marginalized communities are able to get access to aid amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Array of stars: Celebrities such as Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Olivia Colman, Diane Kruger, Kate Upton and Justin Verlander also gave speeches throughout the special

Array of stars: Celebrities such as Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Olivia Colman, Diane Kruger, Kate Upton and Justin Verlander also gave speeches throughout the special

‘If we are to end COVID-19 for all, we need our world leaders to commit the billions of dollars needed to develop and equitably deliver testing, treatments and vaccines,’ said Global Citizen co-founder and CEO Hugh Evans, per PR Newswire.

Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation and the Wellcome Trust are the foundation partners.

Meanwhile the corporate partners for this event are Verizon, Vodafone and SAP as well as Citi and Procter & Gamble. 

There she is: Diane Kruger could be seen giving a speech too

There she is: Diane Kruger could be seen giving a speech too

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