The Nigerian singer will be performing alongside Kenyan afro-pop group, Sauti Sol.
Musicians also billed to perform at the event include; Grammy Award winner, Angelique Kidjo, Nigerian music singers, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, and a host of others.
Elba had announced the online concert and enlisted a league of acclaimed artists in a bid to raise funds towards providing COVID-19 assistance to needy children and families in Africa.
The two-hour special will be streamed on the MTV Base Africa YouTube channel on May 25 at 18:00 CAT and broadcast on the network’s TV channels in Africa at 21:00 CAT.
. @BurnaBoy @ShoMadjozi @YemiAlade @AKAWorldwide @SautiSol @diamondplatnumz@TiwaSavage @fallyipupa01 lets unite to celebrate #AfricaDay & raise funds for COVID19. Africa Day Benefit Concert #athome on 25.5 @MTVBASEAfrica YouTube page 6pm(CAT) & MTV Base 9pm(CAT) #AloneTogether pic.twitter.com/6sL212XCr1
— Idris Elba (@idriselba) May 16, 2020