Bette Midler, Pink, Faith Evans and America Added to All-star Roster for Benefit Concert in Washington, DC – United We Stand What More Can I Give -. Article from:Business Wire Article date:October 17, 2001
Entertainment Editors/Music Writers
WASHINGTON, D.C.–(ENTERTAINMENT WIRE)–Oct. 17, 2001
Bette Midler, Pink, Faith Evans and America
Team Up With Michael Jackson,
*NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, Mariah Carey, Destiny’s Child, Rod Stewart
and Many More For Star-Packed Music Festival at RFK Stadium
Clear Channel Entertainment today announced that Bette Midler, Pink, Faith Evans and America have joined “United We Stand What More Can I Give?- A Concert for Washington D.C. and America” at RFK Stadium in Washington D.C., October 21, 2001.
Proceeds from the all-star concert, expected to raise millions of dollars, will benefit the American Red Cross Liberty Relief Fund, the Salvation Army Relief Fund and the Pentagon Relief Fund.
“United We Stand What More Can I Give?” will feature performances by Michael Jackson, Bette Midler, Mariah Carey, *NSYNC, Destiny’s Child, Usher, Rod Stewart, Backstreet Boys, Ricky Martin, Train, P.Diddy, Goo Goo Dolls, James Brown, Al Green, Aerosmith, Huey Lewis & the News, Carole King, Pink, Faith Evans, America and many more.
Additional artists will be announced as they are confirmed.
Show time is 1:00 pm; doors will open at 11:00 am.
About Clear Channel Entertainment (formerly SFX)
Clear Channel Entertainment, the world’s leading producer and marketer of live entertainment events, is a subsidiary of Clear Channel Worldwide (NYSE: CCU), a global leader in the out-of-home advertising industry. Clear Channel Entertainment currently owns, operates and/or exclusively books 135 live entertainment venues, including 44 amphitheaters in the U.S. and 28 venues in Europe.
Each year, more than 62 million people attend approximately 26,000 events promoted and/or produced by the company including: Live music events; Broadway, West End and touring theatrical shows; family entertainment shows; and specialized sports and motor sports shows.
In addition, Clear Channel Entertainment owns leading, independently operated talent management businesses, which specialize in the representation of athletes and broadcasters. Clear Channel Entertainment is headquartered in New York City.