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“Idol Gives Back” Brings Out the Stars

April 07, 2008

Last year, "Idol Gives Back" raised $76 million for underprivileged children. Producers anticipate this year's event will raise $100 million.  This year the event was taped Sunday night at the Kodak Theatre and is scheduled to air Wednesday.   "Idol" host Ryan Seacrest served as master of ceremonies of the event, which featured several live musical performances and celebrity appearances by Billy Crystal, Robin Williams, Peyton and Eli Manning, Jimmy Kimmel, Sarah Silverman, Reese Witherspoon and Brad Pitt.  Read More