Charity record

  1. Gwen Stefani, Snoop, Fleet Foxes, Squarepusher: Artists of All Stripes Offer Support to Japan

    March 25, 2011 3:48 PM EDT Gwen Stefani certainly showed the depth of her generosity by pledging $1 million to Save the Children's Japan Earthquake-Tsunami Children in Emergency Fund earlier this week -- "The disaster in Japan is beyond heartbreaking and I want to ...

  2. Italian Artists' Concerns Over Earthquake Funds

    July 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Last year the Italian music industry mobilised to raise money for the victims of the L'Aquila earthquake in the Abruzzo region. Yet prominent artists are now expressing their frustration at the slowness with which the money they raised is rea ...

  3. Cowell's Haiti Single Sells 200,000 In 2 Days

    February 09, 2010 12:00 AM EST The U.K. benefit single for Haiti organized by Simon Cowell has sold more than 200,000 in two days, according to the Official Charts Company (OCC). The cover of REM's "Everybody Hurts" for the Helping Haiti release from Sony Music f ...

  4. Simon Cowell's Haiti Single Hits Airwaves

    February 02, 2010 12:00 AM EST A new charity single for Haiti featuring Mariah Carey, Jon Bon Jovi, Susan Boyle and Robbie Williams hit the Internet and airwaves on Tuesday (Feb. 2). The cover version of REM's "Everybody Hurts" was hastily put together by Simon C ...

  5. Simon Cowell To Produce Charity Single For Haiti

    January 21, 2010 12:00 AM EST TV mogul Simon Cowell said Thursday he would produce a charity single within 10 days to benefit victims of the massive earthquake in Haiti. The "American Idol" and "The X-Factor" judge said he was asked by Prime Minister Gordon ...

  6. Anti-Piracy Raids Over Italian Charity Song

    June 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Italy's piracy problem appears to have reached new depths with the news that the Guardia Di Finanza (Fiscal Police) have uncovered a P2P group that was illegally uploading the charity single "Domani 21/04/09." The track was recorded ...

  7. Asian Artists Step Up Fundraising Drive

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Asian music community is raising funds for victims of the tsunami through a variety of initiatives. The Asian music community is raising funds for victims of the tsunami through a variety of initiatives. More than 100 Malaysian artists have ba ...

  8. Asian Artists Step Up Fundraising Drive

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Asian music community is raising funds for victims of the tsunami through a variety of initiatives. The Asian music community is raising funds for victims of the tsunami through a variety of initiatives. More than 100 Malaysian artists have ba ...

  9. U.K.'s Wippit To Discount Band Aid Download

    December 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST British digital music service Wippit is offering the new Band Aid 20 charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas" for 49p ($0.95) per download, instead of the official price of £1.49 ($ 2.89). Sa British digital music servi ...

  10. U.K.'s Wippit To Discount Band Aid Download

    December 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST British digital music service Wippit is offering the new Band Aid 20 charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas" for 49p ($0.95) per download, instead of the official price of £1.49 ($ 2.89). Sa British digital music servi ...