Hurricane Sandy has left in its wake death, unimaginable destruction, displacement and catastrophic flooding. It is during devastating moments like these when we must all come together and lend a helping hand. Music organizations such as Music for Relief are very active in their efforts to offer disaster relief to the victims. Establishments such as RadioShack reportedly donated $50,000 to the Red Cross. Music personalities such as Mariah Carey and Justin Bieber have expressed their sympathy on social networking sites. Every bit of help counts, here's how you can contribute.
This Day in Music History: 1959 - Singer-songwriter Ray Charles moved from Atlantic Records to ABC Paramount. He was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 1982 and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1986. He also received the Kennedy Center Honors in 1986 and the Songwriters Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award in 1993.