PHOTO CALL: Bruce Springsteen, Mary J. Blige, Jon Stewart, Billy Joel, Sting and More Take Part in NBC's Sandy Telethon
By Krissie Fullerton
05 Nov 2012
NBC Universal presented "Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together," a one-hour telethon and concert, on its broadcast network and cable television stations Nov. 2. Money raised from the event will be donated to the American Red Cross.
"Today" co-host Matt Lauer hosted the 8 PM telethon, which was held at NBC's Rockefeller Plaza and included performances from Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel, Jon Bon Jovi, Sting and Christina Aguilera. "Late Night" host Jimmy Fallon and "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams were also on hand to appear.
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!