NBC has announced that many of its networks, including Bravo, MSNBC and USA, will air a benefit concert for the victims of Hurricane Sandy on Friday at 8 p.m. EST.

The announcement of the special broadcast, Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together, came on Thursday’s Today show. Hosts Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie announced the performers and celebrities scheduled to attend the event. Headlining will be performances from Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Sting and Christina Aguilera. Also attending will be NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams and Late Night host Jimmy Fallon.

Proceeds from the concert will be donated to the American Red Cross. Donations to the American Red Cross can be made by calling 1-800 RED CROSS or online at www.redcross.org.

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