Entertainers announced for “Kokua for the Philippines
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -
The initial list of entertainers scheduled to perform at the Dec. 15 benefit
concert event "Kokua for the Philippines" was released today and includes: Henry
Loretta Ables Sayre; Kalei
Torres Kahale; Aiden
Braddahs; Roman of Kolohe
Soujahz; and Natural
Vibrations. Additional artists to be announced soon.
General admission tickets for Kokua for the
Philippines are now available for $20 through Honolulu Box Office at www.honoluluboxoffice.com.
"Kokua for the Philippines," a Hawaii-based radio, television and
Internet benefit concert for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines,
will be held on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 from noon to 5 p.m. The event, staged by
Clear Channel Media + Entertainment Hawaii and Oceanic Time Warner Cable, will
take place at the Great Lawn at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort and
will be broadcast live on local radio and television stations and via the
from Ohana Broadcast Company, Kapono Inc., and Island Film Group will oversee
the production with production services provided by NEP Supershooters. Proceeds from the phone bank and on-site gifts will be
donated to the American Red Cross for disaster relief.
On-air personalities from Clear Channel Media +
Entertainment/Hawaii and local broadcast and cable TV stations will host the
program. Additional support is being provided by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.
Television stations scheduled to air the event (in
whole or in part) include KFVE, KGMB (CBS), KHNL (NBC), KHON2 (FOX), KIKU, KITV
4 (ABC), CW, Me-TV, and OC 16. The event will stream live on the websites
of Clear Channel Media + Entertainment/Hawaii, OC 16, KHON2, KITV 4 and Hawaii
News Now, as well as on the event website, www.kokuaforthephillipines.com.
In addition, radio stations KSSK 92.3 FM, KSSK AM 590 and Island 985 will
broadcast the event. Also, the event can be heard on mobile devices by
downloading the iHeartRadio app.