Few times has seen a lineup of such popular names as proposed ‘Dear Class of 2020’ for his imminent farewell event of course. Beyoncé, Jennifer Lopez or Taylor Swift have been the most recent to join an impressive catalogue of personalities from the music and the networks.
YouTube has been the great escape to the cancellations of all kinds of cultural events, and on June 6, wants to make history with talks of graduation and animate the environment with proceedings of first line. For example, are confirmed guys BTS and Lady Gagathat supposedly will give live concerts.
The company has also confirmed the presence of more than 25 artists and influencers more for the online event, which it will begin with a speech by president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle. Beyoncé has promised to give a “inspirational message” the graduates of this year, and will be accompanied by Billy Porter and Demi Lovato. We assume that everyone from their homes, but have not given details of that aspect yet.
The fiesta online has pointed to Finneas -brother of Billie Eilish-, Bill Gates, the basketball player Kevin Durant, as well as the main protagonists of ‘Euphoria’ and ‘Riverdale’. And without neglecting to youtubers of international fame as NikkieTutorialsEmma Chamberlain or John Green.
Seeing the guests and the dates, it is clear that the intention of YouTube is to target a north american audiencebecause it is then when the course ends in that territory. However, will allow users from all over the world to participate in the event by uploading videos that are in relation with the celebration.
The platform will choose some of them to put them in the stream, and the deadline to upload the videos ends this Friday may 22and the company invites teachers and students from all over the world to submit their proposals with the hashtag #dearclassof2020. Imagine going out to the side of BTS, Obama or Jennifer Lopez, Doja Cat, Beyoncé, Taylor Swift…