AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry has confirmed that he will perform with the band’s lead singer, Steven Tyler, and Tyler‘s fellow “American Idol” judge Randy Jackson on the January 20 episode of “The Tonight Show With Jay Leno”.
“The Tonight Show” airs on NBC TV at 11:35 p.m. EST. Check local listings for details.
In other news, Perry has joined Amnesty International‘s latest music project, Chimes Of Freedom: The Songs Of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty International, by recording “Man Of Peace” for the compilation.
On Monday, January 30 at 11:30 p.m. ET, you can catch Perry performing “Man of Peace” live on “The Tonight Show With Jay Leno”. Joe took to his Twitter page to release the information by tweeting, “Performing ‘Man of Peace’ on Jay Leno Jan 30th for Amnesty International with some friends @RudyTanzi Paul Santo Dave Hull.” Be sure to tune in and catch the performance!
Chimes Of Freedom, which will support Amnesty‘s life-saving human rights work, features over 80 musicians across the generational and musical spectruym who have donated their time to support Amnesty International. The album is dedicated to people worldwide who are unjustly imprisoned or threatened for the peaceful expression of their beliefs.
“American Idol” returns for its 11th season with a two-night premiere event Wednesday, January 18 (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) and Thursday, January 19 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET/PT) on Fox. Featuring host Ryan Seacrest and returning judges Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler, television’s No. 1 series continues with a special, extended primetime broadcast Sunday, January 22 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/7:00-8:00 p.m. PT) following the NFC Championship Game on Fox.