Portugal has signed on to WP1 September 2008 global concert broadcast in Lisbon.
The event location, security, police, medical staff, stage, sound, lights, event production and tickets sales are being provided. Concessions, merchandise and local fundraising campaigns will also be included.
The country of Portugal has taken a leading role in supporting WP1 and its Ten-Year Global Peace Initiative. In Lisbon, Portugal's Capital City, localofficials, business leaders and Peace activists are offering to host WP1's First Annual Global Peace Symposium, sometime in the summer of 2008. As a gesture toward Peaceful Diplomacy and National Security, Portugal's Government and several large corporations are committing financing for the September 2008 WP1 concert event.
Top Portuguese Artists will share the stage with top International Artists.
In terms of International Artists, the Portuguese wish-list includes any of the following: Madonna, U2, Pink Floyd, the Rolling Stones, Genesis, Robbie Williams, Justin Timberlake, Ricky Martin, Enrique Iglesias, Shakira, Rihanna, Jessica Simpson, Mary J.
Blidge, Foo Figthers, Metallica, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Led Zeppelin, RATM, Linkin Park, Coldplay, Radiohead, Muse, Silverchair, Audioslave, Velvet Revolver, the Spice Girls, Take That, Tokio Hotel, Pink, Cristina Aguilera, Avril Lavigne, Pearl Jam, Gentleman and Jack Johnson. Invitees are being asked to perform four songs each.