XM Radio and Live Earth are partnering to provide live 24-hour satellite radio coverage of the July 7 global concert series, set for Australia, China, Africa, England, Turkey, Brazil and the United States.

Beginning July 6, fans can listen to coverage of Live Earth on XM's Live Earth Channel (XM 40). Coverage will continue around the clock and feature live broadcasts of each city's concert.

As previously reported, Live Earth will also boast performances from Madonna, the Police, Genesis, Dave Matthews Band, Kanye West, Foo Fighters, Linkin Park and Tim McGraw and Faith Hill at a number of venues throughout the world. More than 150 acts are slated to perform to an audience estimated at 2 billion people.