Clear Channel’s iHeartRadio to Offer Live Audio Stream of NBCUniversal’s
‘Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together’ Benefit Telethon
Scheduled Performances Include Christina Aguilera, Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel,
Bruce Springsteen and Sting
-- November 02, 2012
iHeartRadio, Clear Channel’s digital radio service, will stream
live audio of the ‘Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together’ live benefit
WHAT: telethon organized by NBCUniversal to help aid victims that were
affected by Hurricane Sandy, on Friday, November 2, at 8/9 pm ET.
Money collected will be donated to the American Red Cross relief
efforts for Hurricane Sandy.
The hour-long music and celebrity driven telethon will stream
live in its entirety on iHeartRadio’s Hits Live channel. Hosted
by NBC "Today" anchor Matt Lauer, the telethon will be broadcast
from the New York studios of NBC at 30 Rockefeller Plaza. The
event will feature performances by artists including Christina
Aguilera (NBC's "The Voice"), Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Bruce
Springsteen and Sting, and appearances by Jimmy Fallon (NBC's
"Late Night with Jimmy Fallon") and NBC News' Brian Williams.
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 2, at 8/9 p.m. ET
Fans can tune in to the live audio stream via the Hits Live
channel http://www.iheart.com/#/live/6064/ on iHeartRadio for
free on the web and on the iHeartRadio app available on mobile
HOW: devices and tablets. The telethon will also be aired on select
Clear Channel stations, including WHLK-FM Cleveland, OH; WAXQ-FM
New York, NY; WHYN-FM Springfield, MA; WOLZ-FM Ft Myers, FL;
WZNY-FM Augusta, GA; WYKZ-FM Savannah, GA; WHCN-FM Hartford, CT
with more to come. For more information visit iHeartRadio.com.
iHeartRadio is encouraging its listeners to donate much-needed
funds to the American Red Cross. The American Red Cross response
to Sandy is very large and will be very costly, as the hurricane
affected a massive area spanning much of the eastern half of the
DETAILS: country. Financial donations help the American Red Cross provide
shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance to those
affected by disasters like Hurricane Sandy. To donate, people can
visit www.redcross.org, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or text the word
REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.
Vice President – Communications
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