Ellie Goulding is a multi-platinum-selling megastar from Hereford, England. On April 20th, she ushered in Earth Day 2023 with a special performance at an event hosted by the esteemed Vice President of The United States, Kamala Harris. The event at the Vice President’s residence in Washington D.C. was an uplifting evening celebrating the historic action the Biden-Harris Administration has taken to positively impact climate change.
Ellie Goulding celebrates Earth Day 2023 with Vice President Kamala Harris
“It was a tremendous honor to perform for Vice President Harris and fellow environmentalists for Earth Day. VP Harris is a longtime courageous and committed leader on climate action. In particular, I represent my young fans all around the world desperate for leaders to act decisively for their future.” – Ellie Goulding stated
Notable guests in attendance included Judy Hatcher (Executive Director, of Biodiversity Funders Group), Erik Stegman (Chief Executive Officer of Native Americans in Philanthropy), and Stephanie Rosas (a University of Michigan Student), among others. Goulding dazzled attendees with a trio of her smash hits including “Love Me Like You Do,” “Burn,” and “Lights,” in an effort to amplify the Earth Day mission of educating and activating the environmental movement.
A long-standing activist and philanthropist, Goulding use her platform to engage young people with global issues. In March, she invited fans to a beach clean-up in Santa Monica, California. Her environmental work dates back to 2017, when she was awarded the UN’s New Voices Award, and in recognition of her wider activism became a goodwill ambassador for UN Environment. In 2022, Goulding also became a TIME100 Impact Award winner, was named an ambassador for the WWF, and was honored by the UN Association as a Humanitarian of the Year.
Ellie Goulding celebrates Earth Day 2023
2022 saw Goulding travel to Ukraine and embark on an expedition to Egypt with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and The Ocean Agency. She took to the podium at COP27 to deliver a keynote on corals and climate as part of the summit’s designated Biodiversity and Ocean Day. This marked the second time she addressed an international climate summit (the first was at Glasgow at COP26). Ellie has surely become a world-renowned champion and defender of the natural world.
Over her incredible career, Ellie Goulding has celebrated 10 platinum singles, three #1 albums, two BRIT Awards, a GRAMMY Award nomination, and a Golden Globe nomination. She’s sold over 27 million albums and 218 million singles, amassing 43 billion streams worldwide – making her one of the most streamed female artists on Spotify. With over 50 million followers combined on her social platforms, she’s earned YouTube’s Diamond Award with 10 million subscribers on her channel and over 6.8 billion views globally.
Ellie Goulding – “Higher Than Heaven (Deluxe)” album
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