Bon Jovi, Mariah Carey & More To Perform On ‘Rise Up New York!’ Virtual Telethon

A number of artists, including Bon Jovi and Mariah Carey, will perform in a “virtual telethon” on May 11 at 7 pm ET to raise awareness and funds to help New Yorkers whose lives were impacted by COVID-19.

The event will also include musical performances from fellow icons Billy Joel and Sting.

Other big names set to appear on the show include Governor Andrew Cuomo, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Jennifer Lopez, Jimmy Fallon and Robert De Niro.

The show is organized by Robin Hood, New York’s largest poverty-fighting organization, and iHeartMedia.

They will bring together New York City’s biggest musicians, actors and chefs to raise funds for Robin Hood’s relief and recovery efforts.

The one-hour benefit special will be hosted by Tina Fey and simultaneously broadcast on all New York City TV stations, iHeartMedia and Entercom broadcast radio stations, News 12, Spectrum News NY1, SiriusXM and nationally on CNBC.

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