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Global Citizen Festival in Central Park: See photos

This year's Global Citizen Festival, on Sept. 24, brought a diverse lineup -- including Metallica, Kendrick Lamar, Demi Lovato and Usher -- to Central Park.

The event, in its fifth year, encourages people to get involved and tackle global issues pertaining to health, education, hunger and the environment.

See photos from festival, which was celebrity-packed.

Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar performs at the Global Citizen Festival
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

Kendrick Lamar performs at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Usher and Ruben Blades

Usher and Ruben Blades perform at the Global
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

Usher and Ruben Blades perform at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Eddie Vedder & Chris Martin

Eddie Vedder and Chris Martin perform at the
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

Eddie Vedder and Chris Martin perform at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

James Hetfield & Kirk Hammett

James Hetfield, left, and Kirk Hammett of Metallica
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James Hetfield, left, and Kirk Hammett of Metallica perform at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Lars Ulrich

Lars Ulrich performs with Metallica at the Global
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

Lars Ulrich performs with Metallica at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Becky G

Becky G performs at the Global Citizen Festival
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Becky G performs at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Kenyan Boys Choir

The Kenyan Boys Choir performs at the Global
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

The Kenyan Boys Choir performs at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Ellie Goulding and DJ Diplo

Ellie Goulding and DJ Diplo perform at the
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

Ellie Goulding and DJ Diplo perform at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Forest Whitaker

Forest Whitaker speaks at the Global Citizen Festival
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Forest Whitaker speaks at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Yusuf Islam

Yusuf Islam -- formerly Cat Stevens -- performs
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Yusuf Islam -- formerly Cat Stevens -- performs at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

MØ performs at the Global Citizen Festival in
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

MØ performs at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato performs at the Global Citizen Festival
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Demi Lovato performs at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Salma Hayek and Queen Rania Al-Abdullah

Salma Hayek and Queen Rania Al-Abdullah of Jordan
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Salma Hayek and Queen Rania Al-Abdullah of Jordan speak at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Poonam Mahajan, Priyanka Chopra & Chris Martin

Poonam Mahajan, a member of parliament from Mumbai
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Poonam Mahajan, a member of parliament from Mumbai North Central; actress Priyanka Chopra; and Chris Martin of Coldplay speak at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde at the Global Citizen Festival in
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

Olivia Wilde at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Hugh Jackman & Chelsea Handler

Hugh Jackman and Chelsea Handler ride a tandem
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Hugh Jackman and Chelsea Handler ride a tandem bicycle onstage at the Global Citizen Festival In Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

DJ Diplo

DJ Diplo of Major Lazer performs at the
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Theo Wargo

DJ Diplo of Major Lazer performs at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Kal Penn

Kal Penn at the Global Citizen Festival in
Photo Credit: Getty Images for Global Citizen / Noam Galai

Kal Penn at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

Pete Wentz

Pete Wentz at the Global Citizen Festival in
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Pete Wentz at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Sept. 24, 2016.

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