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Just Like Strange Rainforest show
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Friday 14
April 2000 @ 2:00

Sting, Elton, Billy Joel and James Taylor performed at Carnegie Hall in New York on April 13, 2000. The audience paid a combined $2.5m in tickets – all to benefit the rainforest.


Stevie Wonder appeared just in time for a final star chorus of Amen. Elton stuck out in a white suit and pink shoes. Sting introduced him as “my boyfriend Elton John,” who twirled a voodoo stick while turning on a gravelly echo of Screamin’ Jay Hawkins for I Put a Spell on You.