Meryl Streep

2001 Concert Co-Host


Liam Neeson

2001 Concert Co-Host

Featured Artists

Youssou NYoussou N'Dour
Wyclef_jean180x183Wyclef Jean
Russell Watson 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistRussell Watson
Paul McCartney 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistPaul McCartney
Natalie Imbruglia 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistNatalie Imbruglia
Kodo 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistKodo
Jan Garbarek 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistJan Garbarek
International Children's Choir 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistInternational Children's Choir
Daniela Mercury 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistDaniela Mercury
Barbara Hendricks 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistBarbara Hendricks
Anastacia 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistAnastacia
A-ha 2001 Nobel Concert ArtistA-ha


The 8th Nobel Peace Prize Concert was held in Oslo on 11 December in honor of the Nobel Peace Prize laureate for 2001, the United Nations (U.N.) and Kofi Annan. The Concert was hosted by Meryl Streep and Liam Neeson.

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2001, in two equal portions, to the United Nations (U.N.) and to its Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, for their work for a better organized and more peaceful world.

Kofi_annan_2001 LaureateThe United Nations and Kofi Annan