Paul McCartney, Kanye West, The Who, Alicia Keys, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Billy Joel, Roger Waters, Jon Bon Jovi & many more artists and special guests will take the stage at NYC’s Madison Square Garden December 12 to raise money for those affected by Hurricane Sandy at 12-12-12: The Concert For Sandy Relief.
Clear Channel Media + Entertainment’s iHeartRadio is proud to be a presenter of 12-12-12 in conjunction with The Weinstein Company and The Madison Square Garden Company. Proceeds from the one-night event will benefit the Robin Hood Relief Fund to aid the victims of the storm that devastated coastal areas of Long Island, Queens, Staten Island, New Jersey and other parts of the East Coast. Those that wish to donate will also be able to to contribute through Clear Channel’s ‘text to give’ campaign. More details on the event, including additional artists, how to donate and ticket availablity will be released in the coming days.
“’12-12-12′ is shaping up to be a showcase of music royalty. The response from the entertainment community to help those most affected by Hurricane Sandy has been nothing short of astounding. 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 directed to rebuilding our communities along the East Coast,” event producers James Dolan, John Sykes and Harvey Weinstein said in a joint statement.
Clear Channel, The Weinstein Company and MSG previously came together to produce the historic 9/11 benefit “The Concert for New York City.”
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