Just in time for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month (November), Def Leppard’s Phil Collen presented the Gerson Institute with a check for $20,000 to aid the organization’s cancer treatment efforts.
With a little help from musical pals like The Boss, Hurricane Sandy telethon “Coming Together” raised $23 million for relief efforts via the American Red Cross.
Musicians will celebrate the music of Tom Petty, with 100% of the proceeds going to charity.
Bruce Springsteen, who has long contributed resources to charities ranging from Amnesty International to veterans’ causes, will be honored as the 2013 MusiCares Foundation Person of the Year in a Grammy-week ceremony.
The iconic red and black leather jacket from [lastfm link_type="similar_artist_radio"]Michael Jackson[/lastfm]‘s Thriller video has just been sold at an LA auction. It sold for $1.8 Million dollars.