Queen Latifah has landed quite an impressive gig. The daytime talk show host has been invited to host the 21st Annual Nobel Peace Prize concert-taking place in Oslo, Norway.
According to Billboard magazine, the ceremony “will honor Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, chosen by the Norweigian Nobel Committee for “their struggle against the oppression of children and young people, and for the right of all children to education”.
Queen Latifah graciously accepted her high-profile assignment and expressed her gratitude for the opportunity, “I’m thrilled to be a part of this year’s concert and to help celebrate such amazing individuals who have each worked so hard on behalf of children’s rights to education”.
The 2014 Noble Peace Prize concert is scheduled for Dec. 11.