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Paul Simon to perform at Lincoln Center.

from Ans , 2012-03-01

Trisha Yearwood, Paul Simon and Josh Groban to perform April 2 at “A Celebration of Paul Newman’s Dream” at Lincoln Center

On April 2, at New York’s Avery Fisher Hall in Lincoln Center, musical artists and stars will come together to show their support for a special evening billed as “A Celebration of Paul Newman’s Dream,” to benefit Paul Newman’s Association of Hole in the Wall Camps.

The event will feature performances by world-renowned performing artists, the campers themselves and a special announcement about the association’s global network of camps.

Performances will include Grammy-winning and Grammy-nominated musicians: Owasso resident Trisha Yearwood, Josh Groban and Paul Simon, as well as additional surprise musical performances throughout the evening and appearances by Jake Gyllenhaal and Jimmy Fallon, with more to be announced. Ticket sales from the evening – which is supported by Newman’s Own Foundation and hosted by Joanne Woodward, produced by Kevin Duncan and directed by Josh Rhodes – will benefit Paul Newman’s family of camps and programs supporting children facing serious illnesses from around the world.

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Paul & Edie team up on new benefit project

from Ans , 2012-03-09

Model Christy Turlington Burns is teaming with Starbucks to release Every Mother Counts 2012, the second album to benefit the organization she founded of the same name. Every Mother Counts is an awareness and mobilization campaign to reduce the maternal mortality rate on a global scale.

The new collection, available at Starbucks exclusively from May 1st to May 29th to celebrate Mother´s Day, features a slew of A-list acts, including David Bowie, Sting, Faith Hill and Lauryn Hill. In addition, there are several previously unreleased tracks, highlighted by Coldplay´s acoustic ´Yellow,´ Bono and the Edge´s acoustic ´Original of the Species,´ Eddie Vedder´s ´Skipping´ and husband-and-wife team Paul Simon and Edie Brickell teaming on ´Pretty Day.´

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First dates Graceland Tour confirmed.

from Ans , 2012-03-22

Paul Simon will headline Hard Rock Calling 2012 on Sunday 15 July in London’s Hyde Park.


PAUL SIMON has confirmed a show at The O2 in Dublin, Thursday 12 July 2012. Included in the evening will be a special performance of his Graceland album and will feature Ladysmith Black Mambazo.