UPDATE: Relive Chris’s performance with U2 above (it begins around 5 mins 30 secs)
We’re pleased to announce that Chris is one of the performers who have stepped in to save U2’s surprise World AIDS Day (RED) performance which was jeopardised by Bono’s 16 November bike accident in Central Park.
The World AIDS Day event in Times Square will begin promptly at 7.30pm ET tonight (12.30am UK time) and also feature performances from special guests Kanye West and Carrie Underwood. It will stream live worldwide on YouTube at bit.ly/redwatchnow.
Adam Clayton, The Edge and Larry Mullen Jr. will be joined by Bruce Springsteen and Chris, each of whom will take a turn as frontman on the U2 songs. Appearing at the personal invitation of U2, Springsteen and Chris have graciously donated their time and talents to save the World AIDS Day event from cancellation.