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The Live Earth logo representing the "S.O.S." message.

Live Earth was a series of concerts held on July 7, 2007, and were organized by Al Gore, who used to be the vice president. Inspired by Live Aid and Live 8, Live Earth was held to raise awareness about global warming. It was held in cities on every continent in the world, even Antarctica, and stars like Madonna and the Foo Fighters came out to help.

Locations

Venues locations.
Africa
Coca Cola Dome Randburg near Johannesburg  South Africa
North America
Giants Stadium East Rutherford near New York City  United States
National Mall Washington, D.C.  United States
South America
Copacabana Beach Rio de Janeiro  Brazil
Asia
Makuhari Messe Chiba near Tokyo  Japan
Tō-ji Kyoto  Japan
Oriental Pearl Tower Shanghai  China
Oceania
Sydney Football Stadium Sydney  Australia
Europe
Wembley Stadium London  United Kingdom
HSH Nordbank Arena Hamburg  Germany
Antarctica
Rothera Research Station British Antarctic Territory

Performers

Wembley Stadium (United Kingdom)

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Giants Stadium (East Rutherford, New Jersey, United States)

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National Mall (United States)

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Sydney Football Stadium (Australia)

Presenters:

Coca Cola Dome (South Africa)

  • Danny K
  • Angélique Kidjo
  • Baaba Maal
  • Vusi Mahlasela
  • The Parlotones
  • The Soweto Gospel Choir
  • Joss Stone
  • UB40
  • Zola

Presenters:

  • Naomi Campbell
  • DJ Suga

Makuhari Messe (Japan)

Presenters:

Tō-ji (Japan)

HSH Nordbank Arena (Germany)

Presenters:

  • Katharina Witt
  • Nova Meierhenrich
  • Holger Ponick
  • Andreas Kuhlage
  • Elton
  • Tim Mälzer
  • Oli P.
  • Gülcan Karahancı
  • Michael Mittermeier
  • Simon Gosejohann
  • Eberhard Brandes (WWF Germany)
  • Charlotte Engelhardt

Copacabana Beach (Brazil)

Oriental Pearl Tower (China)

  • Evonne Hsu
  • Anthony Wong
  • Soler
  • Huang Xiao Ming
  • 12 Girls Band
  • Joey Yung
  • Winnie Hsin
  • Sarah Brightman
  • Wang Xiao Kun
  • Eason Chan
  • Wang Chuang Jun
  • Wang Rui
  • Pu Ba Jia

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Rothera Research Station (Antarctica)

  • Nunatak
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