In an effort aid those affected by Hurricane Sandy, multiple organizations came together to produce the “12-12-12” concert held on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The concert was the most widely distributed live musical event in history, accessible to nearly two billion people worldwide on television, radio and the Internet.
In the U.S., 19.3 million TV viewers watched at least a portion of the concert on television, which was carried live from 7:30PM to approximately 12:00AM on 15 networks. The average audience viewing the concert at any given moment was 5.2 million viewers.
Networks Included: ION, AMC, BIO, Cooking Channel, Destination America, Discovery Fit & Health, Encore Primary, FX Movie Channel, Fuse, G4, Hallmark Movie Channel, HBO Prime, IFC, VH1 Classic and WE tv