‘YOLANDA’ SURVIVOR Melvin Castro sits in the rubble of his home in Tacloban City where 18 of his family members were killed. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines—World-renowned singer Charice Pempengco and international fashion designer Josie Natori have joined an already star-studded line-up of Filipino celebrities for a benefit concert in Washington, D.C. for victims of supertyphoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan).

Award-winning Filipina singer Lea Salonga and Black Eyed Peas member apl.de.ap (Allan Pineda in real life), are among the performers who will participate in the concert dubbed “After the Storm: A Benefit Concert for the Philippines” which will be held at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. on June 15, 2014. Continue reading on INQUIRER.net