When John Mayer isn’t dating every available sexy Hollywood star, he is actually one heck of a funny guy with a heart of gold! Using his comedic prowess and the power of Justin Bieber, John is getting the message out to fight Malaria!
Leave it to John Mayer, 33, to make us all laugh in the shadow of a serious issue like malaria deaths in Africa. Thanks to a new campaign, ‘Comedy Fights Malaria,’ John (along with celebs B.J. Novak, Jeff Probst and Rachel Harris are raising money for third-world children with the help of laughter, and it works!
“Almost a million people die every year from malaria,” Mayer deadpans at the start of the video adding, “And of that number 85% die under the age of Justin Bieber.”
A spokesperson for the cause reiterates, saying, “Every 45 seconds a child dies in Africa from malaria but humor can keep malaria in the spotlight and in the conversation too.”
Watch the video and donate to a great cause!