April 28, 2017  

Peal Jam Raises 3 Million Dollar for Poverty

July 3, 2008 (8:15 am) GMT
The Seattle rock act managed to give a huge donation for the fight against poverty after their charity concert profited about $3 Million.
Peal Jam Raises 3 Million Dollar for Poverty

Seattle rockers scored a huge success with their private charity gig by managing to earn about $3 million from the concert. The band played the benefit concert at the Beacon Theater, New York on July 1 and delivered about 26 songs that night.

Beside playing their own tracks, on the concert, Pearl Jam also treated their fans with some special stuffs by playing some cover songs. The two covers that the band played were, "Harvest Moon" by and "Masters of War" by .

Meanwhile, all the profit that comes from the concert will all go to Robin Hood Foundation's poverty fighting initiatives. Not only being set as a charity event, but the concert on July 1 also marked Pearl Jam's last mini-tour in the U.S.

Now that their tour is finished, the band will finally take the time to complete the work for their new studio album that have actually started in May but got halted due to their tour schedule. On the upcoming LP the band will be teaming up with their old time friend and producer Brendan O'Brien.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Nick Cannon Is Still Close to Ex Mariah Carey but Says They're Not Sleeping Together
  2. Janet Jackson Is Swaying at Bruno Mars' Concert After Split
  3. Disney Star Michael Mantenuto Found Dead at 35 of Gunshot Wound
  4. Caitlyn Jenner Is Livid at Kris Jenner, Says She Barely Gets Money From 'KUWTK'
  5. Paranoid Travis Scott Fears Kylie Jenner Is Just Using Him to Get Revenge on Tyga
  6. Park Bom Flaunts Backside in Skimpy Swimsuit
  7. Watch Fall Out Boy's Bizarre Clip for 'Young and Menace'
  8. Barack Obama Disses Donald Trump's Tweeting Habit