"ReAct Now: Music & Relief"
MTV-hosted concert special and telethon September 10th starring The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Green Day, Usher, Alicia Keys, Dave Matthews Band, Rob Thomas, Ludacris, Gretchen Wilson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Sheryl Crow, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Alan Jackson, Hank Willims Jr., Kid Rock, Kanye West, 3 Doors Down, Kelly Clarkson, Brian Wilson, Melissa Etheridge, The Neville Brothers, Trent Reznor, Cash Money's Baby and Lil'Wayne, Motley Crue, Simple Plan, Dashboard Confessional, Goo Goo Dolls, Staind, Good Charlotte, Audioslave, Common, John Mayer, Marc Broussard, Maroon 5, and The Radiators. Funds raised go to American Red Cross, Salvation Army and America's Second Harvest, among others.
"Shelter From The Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast"
September 9th Telethon featuring Sheryl Crow, the Dixie Chicks, Randy Newman, Neil Young, Rod Stewart, Alicia Keys, and Paul Simon. Broadcast by major television networks in more than 95 countries.
"A Concert for Hurricane Relief"
Tim McGraw, Wynton Marsalis and Harry Connick Jr and others performed during the hour-long telethon staged by NBC Universal on September 2. The event was televised on NBC, MSNBC and CNBC.