Oprah, Beyoncé, Clooney join other stars to raise funds for Harvey Victims in Texas

By Paul Stevens |

Beyoncé Knowles (Mrs. Carter), left, and TV’s Talk Show Queen Oprah Gail Winfrey, right

Hollywood stars and Holly-famers, including real big names like talk show queen Oprah Winfrey and Lady B or Mrs. Carter (Beyoncé) will be descending on the US state of Texas to raise funds for victims of the Hurricane Harvey.

CNN has first reported news about the star-studded benefit for Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey.  According to the cable news giant, “Hand In Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief” will air live from Los Angeles, New York and Nashville on September 12.

Sources say viewers will watch the telethon on all major TV and news network such as NBC, CBS, ABC, CMT and Fox. The event will also be accessible for viewing on some of main social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Lady Carter (Beyoncé), Barbra Streisand, George Clooney, Oprah Winfrey, Blake Shelton, and Reese Witherspoon will grace the events with their presence.

In the past few days, the US Gulf Coast experienced marathon flooding that resulted from hurricane Harvey, which touchdown last week and left about 53 people dead and hundreds of millions of dollars in property damage.

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Source: Globe Afrique Media

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