New York – The producers of “12-12-12” have announced that the concert at New York’s Madison Square Garden on December 12, 2012 to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy will enjoy global distribution, similar to that of the Super Bowl, the Academy Awards, and the Grammys.

Almost 2 billion people in over 190 countries will be able to access “12-12-12” on television, radio and the internet. The concert, presented by Chase, will be available to television households internationally via networks and feeds in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. There will also be live streaming on online video services including YouTube, AOL, Yahoo, Hulu, and others. Combined, these video
streaming services reach over 1.4 billion monthly unique users worldwide. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, will broadcast the concert live on its radio stations across the U.S., and will also video stream live on iHeartRadio, Clear Channel’s digital radio service, and across the websites and Facebook pages of its 850 stations.

The line-up consists of iconic performers Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Roger Waters, Eddie Vedder, Kanye West, The Who, Rolling Stones and Paul McCartney.

Event producers James Dolan, John Sykes and Harvey Weinstein issued the following joint statement: “We are proud to be able to say that this concert is already setting records, by securing near total distribution around the world. The massive distribution means that the concert will be available to almost anyone on the planet with a television, a radio, a smartphone, tablet, computer or internet connected device.”

All proceeds from ticket purchases and donations will serve the victims of Hurricane Sandy through the Robin Hood Relief Fund. The Robin Hood Relief Fund provides money, material and know-how to local organizations that are serving families and individuals in the regions hardest hit by the storm. The most up to date information on “12-12-12,” including how to donate to the Robin Hood Relief Fund, can be found here.

Global channels and distributors carrying the concert include:

A+E Networks’ international channels

American Forces Network

AXN

Belgacom (Belgium)

Direct TV Brazil

Direct TV Latin America

Direct TV Pan Americana (Argentina, Caribbean, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Uruguay)

Fox International Channels’ worldwide networks

GlobosatMultishow

MGM Latino (Latin America)

37 MTV Channels

Numericable (France and Belgium)

RTL (Belgium)

SGT JAMBOX (Poland)

Sony Entertainment Television

SPIN

Sundance Channel Asia

Sundance Channel Europe

Telehit-Televisa (Latin America, USA, Europe)

Telenet (Belgium)

TruTV (Asia)

VH1 Brasil