Stars are coming together for a good cause during a time of need. Hurricane Sandy caused major destruction on the east in states like New York and New Jersey and now the biggest names in movies and music are bringing people together.
12-12-12 The Concert for Hurricane Sandy Relief will take place at NYC’s Madison Square Garden with performances by Kanye West, Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, The Who, Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys and Roger Waters. So basically a little bit of everything for everybody!
Put on by the same group that helped put together The Concert for New York City after the 9/11 attacks, Weinsten Company and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment and The Madison Square Garden Company, this show is bound to have the same success again.
“The response from the entertainment community to help those most affected by Hurricane Sandy has been nothing short of astounding,” James Dolan, John Sykes and Harvey Weinstein said in a statement. “We expect to announce additional legendary performers in the near future and we are confident that the event will ensure those in need will not be forgotten, and vital aid will be direction to rebuilding our communities along the East Coast.”
If you want to find out more information on the benefit concert, head to the show’s website!
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