Singer Lady Gaga pledges $1 million to help victims of superstorm Sandy on East Coast

CLEVELAND - Singer Lady Gaga has joined the growing list of celebrities who are pledging money to help victims of superstorm Sandy.

Lady Gaga posted a statement on her website saying she is pledging $1 million to help victims of the storm.

The money will go to New York and the American Red Cross on behalf of herself, her parents and sister.
Gaga said in a statement that without New York, "I would not be the woman or artist that I am today."

Many other celebrities have also donated their time and money, too. A star-filled telethon recently raised about $23 million for Sandy victims.

Tens of thousands of people in New York and New Jersey have been left homeless by the storm and are bracing for another one, a Nor'easter, expected to hit this week.

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