SING Event – South Africa
Annie Lennox together with talk Radio 702, Sony Music and Montecasino held a special event "An Evening with Annie Lennox, Unplugged, In Concert and Conversation" on Wednesday, 8 July 2009, tickets sold out in hours. Annie used to event to raise both awareness and funds for the SING Campaign and to discuss openly with South Africans the HIV/AIDS pandemic and things they can do to get involved in the fight against Aids. All profits from the event were donated to the SING Campaign and Annie waived her fee for this performance. Flights to South Africa were provided courtesy of British Airways, who support community projects around the world.