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Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony Set Disaster-Relief Telethon at NBC, Telemundo, Univision

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony have  organized a telethon to support natural-disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico and beyond.

Hosted by Lopez and former baseball star Alex Rodriguez, “One Voice: Somos Live!” will air in Spanish simultaneously on Telemundo and Univision beginning at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14. The third hour will be broadcast in English on NBC at 10 p.m.

Mounted by Lopez and Anthony’s Somos Una Voz, an alliance of artists aid those in need from the effects of recent natural disasters, the telethon will raise money for people affected by natural disasters in the southern United States, Mexico, Puerto Rico and other areas in the Caribbean. Lopez and Anthony are among the artists set to perform during the telethon, which will broadcast from Los Angeles and from Marlins Park in Miami. Also slated to perform are Demi Lovato, Maroon 5, Stevie Wonder, Ricky Martin, Chris Martin, Jamie Foxx, Mary J. Blige, Andra Day, Maxwell, Julia Michaels, Camila, Gente De Zona, Nicky Jam, DJ Khaled, Magic!, Nacho!, Prince Royce, Romeo Santos, Alejandro Sanz, and Daddy Yankee.

Also making appearances are Christina Aguilera, Lauren Ash, Bad Bunny, Miguel Cabrera, Chainsmokers, Ciara, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Vin Diesel, Howie Dorough, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, E-flat, Ben Feldman, Bethenny Frankel, Selena Gomez, Seth Green, Derek Hough, Vanessa Hudgens, Jose Iglesias, John Leguizamo, Kim Kardashian, Heidi Klum, Vincent Laresca, Gabriel Mann, Esai Morales, Andrea Martin, Mark McKinney, Debra Messing, Motiff, Nas, Tyler Perry, Nicole Richie, Gina Rodriguez, Ruby Rose, Zoe Saldana, Aníbal Sánchez, Nico Santos, Ryan Seacrest, Jada Pinkett Smith, Joan Smalls, Jimmy Smits, Wilmer Valderrama, Sofia Vergara, Marlon Wayans, Jesse Williams, Susan Kelechi Watson, and Russell Wilson.

Funds raised by the telethon will go to Feeding America, Save the Children, Habitat for Humanity, Unidos for Puerto Rico, United Way, and UNICEF.

Tickets for the Miami concert at Marlins Park are available at http://www.marlins.com/somos.

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