Never has a percussion player caused such a stir. Brad Pitt played tambourine for Bruno Mars during a charity gig, drawing huge roars and cheers from the audience.
The actor arrived on stage for the surprise duet – joining Bruno and his musicians in a rendition of James brown hit Sex Machine.
He danced along to the music and followed the lead of Bruno”s professional percussionist at a fundraising gala for Brad”s Make It Right foundation in New Orleans.
Brad helped devise the charity evening, which raised funds for housing for those affected by Hurricane Katrina, as well as other people in need around the US.
He is said to have told the crowd after his turn on stage: “I love New Orleans…And I”m extremely proud of the Lower 9th Ward community.”
The star was referring to the a community-driven, nonprofit organisation and neighborhood centre based in the hurricane-hit city”s Lower 9th Ward.
They have been commended for their work in helping residents get back on their feet and revitalising the community.