Music Stars Join Together in BP Boycott

Lady Gaga, Korn, others won't use BP fuel
By Jane Yager,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 21, 2010 3:30 AM CDT
The Backstreet Boys with Brian Littrell, AJ McLean, Howie Dorough and Nick Carter (left to right) pose at the Climate Conference in Copenhagen last year. The band has signed on to boycott BP.   (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
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(Newser) – A coalition of artists including Lady Gaga, the Backstreet Boys and Creed won't be filling the tanks of their tour buses at BP stations this summer. Korn's Jonathan Davis is leading the drive to get as many musicians as possible on board for a boycott of all BP fuels. News of the boycott comes as stars including Justin Bieber, Cameron Diaz, Lenny Kravitz and Ryan Secrest gear up for tonight's two-hour CNN telethon, "Disaster in the Gulf: How You Can Help," to be hosted by Larry King, the Christian Science Monitor reports.

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