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

Clear Channel:


iHeartRadio, Clear Channel’s digital radio service, will stream live audio of the ‘Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together’ live benefit 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.


Friday, Nov. 2, at 8/9 p.m. ET


Fans can tune in to the live audio stream via the Hits Live channel on iHeartRadio for free on the web and on the iHeartRadio app available on mobile 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 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 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, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or text the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

Clear Channel
Angel Aristone
Vice President – Communications
Mobile: 347-380-2271

Source: Clear Channel