Katie Couric and the EIF present Hollywood Meets Motown was a celebrity-filled live event held at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York on March 15, 2006. The event was to raise awareness and funds for colon cancer. Elmo (Kevin Clash) of Sesame Street was one of the celebrities in attendance.

Elmo, along with a group of Sesame Street monsters, performed a Motown musical number, complete with afros and outfits modeled after The Jackson 5.

Celebrities

Katie Couric, Robert De Niro, Sting, Greg Kinnear, Tiki Barber, Ronde Barber, LL Cool J, Ludacris, Mary J. Blige, Conan O'Brien, Vanessa Williams, Smokey Robinson, James Taylor, Ashford & Simpson, Tony Bennett, Elvis Costello, Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, Whoopi Goldberg, Chaka Khan, John Legend, Martina McBride, Elmo and his friends from Sesame Street, Idina Menzel, Chris Botti, Michael McDonald, Big & Rich, Kevin Bacon, Michael Bacon, Steve Tyrell, Caroline Rhea, Al Roker, Matt Lauer, Donald Trump, Carmen Marc Valvo, Lydia Hearst, Jamie Tisch, Soledad O'Brien, Donny Deutsch, Phil Donahue, Marlo Thomas

External Links

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+