Black Eyed Peas Hold Benefit Concert for Mexican Youth

bep.jpgThe Black Eyed Peas played a special benefit concert in Mexico City on Friday (September 28) to raise money for underprivileged Mexican children. According to the Associated Press, proceeds from the show will help fund educational programs for some 1,500 children. “It feels good to be able to help the youth because at one point in time we were teenagers that loved getting involved with the arts and there wasn’t really that many programs in East L.A., where I’m from,” said group member will.i.am during a news conference prior to the concert at Mexico City’s National Auditorium. The group also shared plans to work with a number of Latino artists in the near future including Shakira, Mana, Joan Sebastian, Alejandro Fernandez, Molotov or Los Tigres del Norte.

  • http://msn.com Fools talk wise men listen

    I respect them putting on a benefit but i swear they look like super hero vampires or somethin in the picture none the less I respect the benefit.

  • texasleen

    damn they gonna need like a billion dollars to help mexico’s youth…

  • Biggie

    thats a good cause, raising up dinero & tryin to help, & fuck this TEXASLEEN guy, he don’t know what he talkin about, go work at the corner & make me some dinero puto!

  • vatoloco

    fuck you texasleen, bitch!

  • Dialecto

    I hope they fuck with the Tigers of the North

  • Krime

    Shut da FuCC up homeboy.. compared 2 Africa, Mexico aint that muthafuckin poor & u know that shit!