Music 4 Mental Health #IAMWHOLE Concert 2018

On sunday the 18th of november award winning mental health campaign #IAMWHOLE hosted the first ever Music 4 Mental Health concert at the Roundhouse in Camden, with award winning artists performing such as Ed Sheeran, Olly Murs, Professor Green, Anne-Marie, Ella Eyre, Nothing But Thieves, and James Arthur. One half of the group rizzlekicks and #IAMWHOLE’s ambassador, Jordan Stephens was the host for the event and has had tremendous success in this anti-stigma mental health campaign. Launching in 2016 the campaign works in partnership with the NHS and YMCA as a direct response to the mental health difficulties being experienced by children and young people.

This groundbreaking campaign has UNILAD, MTV, NHS, YMCA and BrightVibes supporting the initiative as media partners, delivering the key message around the campaign straight to those who need to hear it most.

The evening was set to bring incredible individuals, influential communities and the most prolific names in British music together for an unforgettable concert. The concert also featured poets such as Hussain Manaweer, Ruth Sutoye and Jordan Stephens who are all creative producers and spoken word performers.

Makeda McMillan