Nielsen said Friday that 19.3 million viewers in the U.S. tuned in to at least a portion of the "12-12-12" Concert for Sandy Relief, which aired on 15 channels that are rated by the company. The average audience viewing at any given moment was 5.2 million viewers.
Bruce Springsteen gave about 5,000 fans a treat at a free concert Tuesday in Virginia that doubled as rally for President Obama's re-election. During the event in Charlottesville, the Boss performed a jokey "campaign" song on behalf of the Democratic incumbent, during which he also impersonated the commander-in-chief.
Lisa Marie Presley has planned a special treat for fans of her father. In honor of the 35th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death, she will debut a new collaboration with the King of Rock 'n' Roll at Thursday night's tribute concert at the FedExForum in downtown Memphis.
The Voice has added another mentor for its third season. Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has joined NBC's singing competition as a mentor to Christina Aguilera's team, according to a tweet sent out by the show's staff Thursday night.