a benefit for
HAITI Earthquake victims and homeless children
In support of
Artists for Peace and Justice
100% of the proceeds will be donated
Grammy Nominated: MICK FLEETWOOD BLUES BAND featuring RICK VITO
-A ONCE IN A LIFETIME PERFORMANCE FEATURING THE CO-FOUNDER OF FLEETWOOD MAC, and featuring guest performances by
ANDY and SHANI
A POWERHOUSE OF A-LIST CELEBRITIES AND MUSICIANS
Celebrity participants, host committee, judging committee attendees: Mick Fleetwood (Fleetwood Mac), Mark Isham, Oscar Nominee & Emmy Winner Shohreh Aghdashloo, Colbie Caillat, Nick Cannon, Scarlett Johansson, LeAnn Rimes, Sean Patrick Thomas, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, Marla Maples, Senator Patricia Higgins, Morena Baccarin, Lisa Bloom, Recording Artist Shani Rigsbee (Crash, House of Sand and Fog), Persian Super Star ANDY and more to be confirmed.
House of Blues Hollywood January 28, 2010
HOLLYWOOD- In effort to raise awareness for those in need, Project We.The.Children., has created a Celebrity gathering to raise funds for the Haitians desperately in need of aid. The death and destruction in Haiti has created a strong need for support from all over the world. Project We.The.Children. has decided to donate to Haiti Earthquake Victims. Funds sent to Haiti will not only help them recover from the immediate effects of the disaster, but it will also help them as they begin the long process of reconstruction.
This years hottest award season kickoff party will commence on January 28th 2010 at The House of Blues in Hollywood, CA. While most charitable events are giving away up to 30% of their profits or less, Project We.The.Children. is giving away 100%.
The party will feature live music, dancing, and cocktails. A-List celebrities, Grammy Nominees and the best of the best in the entertainment industry will be in attendance. All ticket buyers will receive a copy of The Mick Fleetwood Blues Band featuring Rick Vitos BLUE AGAIN DVD (scheduled to be released on January 26, 2010). An EXCLUSIVE private dinner will be held at the Foundation room for all celebrity participants and will feature a Mick Fleetwood Private Cellar Wine with a special toast by Mick Fleetwood himself.
Mick Fleetwood, the iconic co-founder of Fleetwood Mac, is celebrating his blues heritage with his Grammy-nominated band. Their album, Blue Again, is nominated in the Best Traditional Blues Album category. At the front of the group is Rick Vito, veteran Bluesman and former Fleetwood Mac vocalist and lead guitarist. The Grammy nominated CD, Blue Again, can be heard streaming online at www.mickfleetwoodblues.com.
Performances also include:
ANDY, Irans legendary music exile (aka The Prince of Persia or The Persian Elvis), has released multiple albums selling in the millions throughout the world with more than forty number one hits and has recently collaborated with Jon Bon Jovi.
Shani Rigsbee (Shani) is currently at the red-hot epicenter of a rising power pack of new young American stars that are equally at home on stage and screen, both acting and performing music. Her song, "El Llamar de Pasión - Call of the Wild" is featured in the Paul Haggis ACADEMY AWARD WINNER for Best Picture, Crash, starring Sandra Bullock and Don Cheadle, and she is the featured vocalist in the 20th Century Fox epic One Night With the King, starring Omar Sharriff and Peter OToole.