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Jon Bon Jovi, Kanye West, more helm "12-12-12" benefit

Jon Bon Jovi, Kanye West, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band and The Who are among the acts slated to perform at a Dec. 12 concert to benefit Hurricane Sandy victims. Jon Bon Jovi, Kanye West, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band and The Who are among the acts slated to perform at a Dec. 12 concert to benefit Hurricane Sandy victims.

Star-studded Hurricane Sandy telethon raises $23 million

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Mary J. Blige and Jon Bon Jovi were among the performers appearing in the "Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together" fundraising telethon Friday (11/2), an effort that organizers claim generated a record number of donations by phone, text and online. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Mary J. Blige and Jon Bon Jovi were among the performers appearing in the "Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together" fundraising telethon Friday (11/2), an effort that organizers claim generated a record number of donations by phone, text and online.

Katy Perry, Jon Bon Jovi, more rally behind Obama

Katy Perry, Jon Bon Jovi, Jennifer Hudson, Stevie Wonder and Earth, Wind & Fire came together Sunday night (10/7) for a Los Angeles fundraising event for Barack Obama's re-election campaign. Katy Perry, Jon Bon Jovi, Jennifer Hudson, Stevie Wonder and Earth, Wind & Fire came together Sunday night (10/7) for a Los Angeles fundraising event for Barack Obama's re-election campaign.

In Pictures: Lollapalooza (Day 3) in Chicago

The final day of Lollapalooza 2011 was somewhat of a "mud-apalooza," with Chicago's skies opening up and dumping rain on and off throughout Sunday's (8/7) festivities in Grant Park. Nonetheless, fans came to have fun, so the weather apparently did little to dampen the crowd's collective mood. Photos from day three (8/7) of Lollapalooza 2011 at Grant Park in Chicago; Foo Fighters, The Cars, Deadmau5 and Explosions in the Sky among others.

Bon Jovi helps Hillary get out of debt

Jon Bon Jovi will perform a benefit concert Jan. 15 at Manhattan's Town Hall in an effort to help Hillary Clinton pay down the remaining $6.3 million she paid out-of-pocket to support her 2008 presidential bid.

Jon Bon Jovi, Sting, others appear on TV for JCPenney Jam

Jon Bon Jovi, Sting, Mary J. Blige and Kenny Chesney are among the artists scheduled to appear during tomorrow (8/22) night's televised JCPenney Jam, a pre-recorded concert that aims to raise awareness of the need for quality afterschool programs, according to organizers.

Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi to play New Jersey benefit

Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi and Southside Johnny--three of New Jersey's best-known rock stars--are set to perform at an April 29 benefit concert at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, N.J.