PHOTOS: The Diamond Jubilee Concert Includes, Like, Everyone In England
Huffington Post - almost 5 years
A giant boat parade is cool (ok, totally awesome). But after the soggy barge pageant Londoners endured on Sunday, it must be nice to cozy up in Buckingham Palace for an intimate concert... with 10,000 other people.
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee concert, which is happening right now (see the livestream here), was organized by the BBC and Gary Barlow and includes basically every major UK star: Cheryl Cole, Kylie Minogue, Grace Jones, Annie Lennox, Madness, Cliff Richard, Shirley Bassey, Elton John, Paul McCartney, Tom Jones, Jessie J, Ed Sheeran... and many more we've never heard of.
Because truth be told, we're more psyched about the famous faces in the audience rather than onstage. Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife (and total fashion plate) Samantha are sitting "in executive company" near Zara Phillips, Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter, and her husband Mike Tindall, as well as princesses Beatrice & Eugenie. Camilla and Prince Charles are also in the
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