Tom Morello to help honor Annie Lennox at Global Citizen Live! award ceremony

ABC/Randy HolmesTom Morello will be participating in Global Citizen Live!, an awards ceremony held in advance of this year’s Global Citizen Festival. The event will honor musician Annie Lennox with the George Harrison Global Citizen Award for her accomplishments in music and activism.

According to a press release, the Rage Against the Machine and Prophets of Rage guitarist, along with other “renowned artists,” will “join world leaders and leading activists for an evening to celebrate the impact achieved by millions of Global Citizens” at the event.

Global Citizen Live! will be held Monday, September 18 in New York City. The 2017 Global Citizen Festival takes place the following Saturday, September 23 in Central Park, and will feature headlining performances from Green Day, The Killers and The Lumineers, among others.

Meanwhile, Morello and Prophets of Rage will release their self-titled debut album on September 15.

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