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Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé Join "Hand In Hand" Hurricane Relief
Want to help those in the paths of both Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma? Tune in for "Hand In Hand: A Benefit For Hurricane Relief" on Sept. 12 at 8 p.m. ET on all the major networks and online.
Helmed by artist manager Scooter Braun and Houston rapper Bun B, this special one-hour telethon will broadcast live from Los Angeles, New York and Nashville, Tenn., and will help raise funds for charities in need for Texas and Florida, including Rebuild Texas Fund, ASPCA, Best Friends, Direct Relief, Feeding Florida, Feeding Texas, Habitat for Humanity, Save the Children, and United Way.
To support these fundraising efforts, a battalion of celebrities have joined the cause from all corners of the entertainment industry. Everyone from Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Selena Gomez, Kings Of Leon, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Faith Hill, Josh Groban, Gwen Stefani, Barbra Streisand, Drake, Nicki Minaj, and many others will be on-hand to deliver special messages of support, appearances and performances throughout the show.
— Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) September 12, 2017
Like this special, which provides relief for victims of both hurricanes, MusiCares has also stepped up to the plate to expand their hurricane relief efforts for those impacted by both Harvey and Irma. Donations made to MusiCares will provide musicians assistance for a wide range of needs, including basic living expenses, medical expenses, clothing, instrument and recording equipment replacement, relocation costs, home repairs, and more.
— MusiCares (@MusiCares) September 11, 2017
"We are truly grateful to the numerous artists, music industry professionals and other organizations who are partnering with us to provide hope and help to those in need," said Recording Academy President/CEO Neil Portnow.
As a community, from the "Hand In Hand" star-studded TV special to MusiCares to individual donations, we can help those in need rebuild, recover and grow together.