Bono, Jay Z, Rihanna, Telethon

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George Clooney has just made some music history, with a little help from his tuneful friends.

Hope for Haiti Now, collecting the live performances by U2, Jay-Z, Wyclef, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, Coldplay and others from the Clooney-powered telethon, has just become the first digital-only album to top the album charts. The compilation went on sale Saturday and was downloaded a whopping 171,000 times in just two days—plenty enough to hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200.

All told, Friday's telethon, watched by more than 80 million people, has raised north of $66 million for relief efforts. Rock on!


Find out how else you can contribute to the cause right here, and check out all the celebs who volunteered their time last week in our Hope for Haiti Now Telethon gallery.

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