Global Citizen Festival 2016 is in the books and it's safe to say it's one of the best yet in terms of bringing the best muscial talent in the world together onto one stage at Central Park. Here's a quick recap of some of the best snaps taken of the stage, in the crowd, and backstage on Instagram. Stay tuned to for more recap coverage, and read ourlive blog of the event here!

Rihanna Slays at GC2016


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Kendrick Lamar

#globalcitizenfestival #kendricklamar #nyc #centralpark

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Salma Hayek Pinault With Becky G

Two Latina sisters at the #GCFestival @imthebeckyg

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Priyanka Chopra and Chris Martin

Yusuf Cat Stevens with Hugh Evans and Eddie Vedder

Demi Lovato on the Red Carpet

Metallica on Stage

Global Citizen Festival #metallica #metatglobalcitizen #gcfestival #globalcitizen

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Ellie Goulding & Diplo of Major Lazer on Stage

When you only get to catch up mid song @diplo 😂 💕💕💕 @majorlazer #Powerful #GlobalCitizens

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Yandel on Stage

Shots of the crowd


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Some of the Best Musical Moments of Global Citizen Festival on Instagram

By Cassie Carothers