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First album, first chart-topping single, first national TV performance… Ian Axel and Chad Vaccarino have experienced a slew of firsts since performing “Say Something” on “So You Think You Can Dance?” But the duo known collectively as A Great Big World will experienced a new first on a different level Tuesday: first concert benefit.

“It’s a beautiful thing,” Vaccarino said via telephone on “Ralphie Tonight” regarding the band’s involvement in “Pinoy Relief.” The star-studded concert aimed to “provide relief to victims of natural disasters in the Philippines – with the current focus being victims of Typhoon Haiyan.” “We do music, and to be able to make such a positive impact and give back, in any way, that can help is what it’s all about.”

“We feel so helpless watching the news, seeing images and video footage,” Axel added, speaking about the typhoon that left 11 million people homeless. “We feel like we can’t do anything, so being able to just play our music and make a difference here in New York… I mean, it’s the best feeling.”

Concert organizers approached A Great Big World about performing, and the duo happily obliged. The New York University alumni performed inside The Theater at Madison Square Garden. Other bill notables included The Plain White T’s, Pentatonix, and headliner Jennifer Hudson. There was also special appearances from Dr. Oz and Apl De Ap, a native Filipino and Black Eyed Peas emcee.

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Life & Style Weekly reports that Robin Thicke really wants Paula Patton to take him back. TV Reporter Evan Real also chatted about Katy Perry not trusting John Mayer and the unlikely couple of Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes on “Ralphie Tonight.”

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In this week’s edition of “Trend Hungry Tuesday” – Resident Fashionista Jessie Holeva talked about a trend seen on the red carpet of The 86th Academy Awards, plunging necklines.

Visit Trend Hungry to find the latest fashion 411 on a skinny budget, and catch Jessie every Tuesday evening on “Ralphie Tonight.”

Over 14.7 million tweets were sent out Sunday evening during the 86th Academy Awards. The telecast, buoyed by big performances and host Ellen DeGeneres, saw a 10-year high in ratings. About 43 million Americans watched the 3-and-a-half hour broadcast. It is the highest rated entertainment program since the series finale of the sitcom “Friends.”

Speaking of Twitter, a record was broken during the show. DeGeneres’ A-List filled “selfie” was retweeted over 3.1 million times. The previous retweet record was President Barack Obama’s reelection tweet. It was re-published about 778,000 times. Ellen’s account also gained a couple of million followers in the process.

“I was at the In Style viewing party, and I was like, ‘This is absolutely brilliant right now,’” “Extra TV” host Maria Menounos told me, before an unfortunate revelation. “I never even saw it on Twitter because I wasn’t using my phone at that time. I had no battery left.”

Menounos went straight to the viewing party after covering red carpet arrivals for the TV show. She enjoyed the Oscars fashion the most.

“We were all waiting for Brad and Angelina to show up of course,” Menounos said. “I think that they looked incredible, especially Angelina.”

The TV host also gave props to the leading men of “Dallas Buyers Club.” Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto each wore white tuxedo blazers, won Oscars for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor respectively, and left the audience with poignant acceptance speeches.

“Cate Blanchett as well, I thought she was hilarious,” Menounos continued when asked about her favorite acceptance speeches. Blanchett won Best Actress for “Blue Jasmine” and dropped a “#suckit” to Julia Roberts, even though Roberts wasn’t nominated in the same category. “And of course, Lupita’s (Nyong’o) was so moving, it even made Brad Pitt cry.”

Pitt had a feature role in “12 Years A Slave,” the film that went on to win the night’s biggest honor of “Best Picture.” Nyong’o took home Best Supporting Actress.

Both were featured in Ellen’s selfie, which actually sent so many users to Twitter that the social network broke down. According to Twitter statistics, over 254,000 tweets per minute were sent during the selfie portion of the broadcast. The photo was snapped by Bradley Cooper and also included Nyong’o’s brother, Jolie, Leto, and Kevin Spacey.

An alternative view of the moment showed Liza Minnelli attempting to show her face in the picture, but not able to get around the other celebrities. Minnelli was the subject of Ellen’s sharpest jab during the show’s opening. DeGeneres joked that the 67-year old actress looked more like a man dressed to impersonate Minnelli than Minnelli herself.

Catch Maria on “Extra” weeknights at 7 p.m. on WNBC.

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Life & Style Weekly reports that Miley Cyrus and Jared Leto are hooking up. Senior News Editor Jordi Lippe also talked about Kanye West’s very expensive iPhone case and Backstreet Boy A.J. McLean’s secret “Friends” tattoo on “Ralphie Tonight.”

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In this week’s edition of “Trend Hungry Tuesday” – Resident Fashionista Jessie Holeva highlighted a trend seen on the red carpet, jeweled hair accessories.

Visit Trend Hungry to find the latest fashion 411 on a skinny budget, and catch Jessie every Tuesday evening on “Ralphie Tonight.”

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Life & Style Weekly reports about Robin Thicke and Paula Patton’s divorce after over 8 years of marriage. Senior News Editor Jordi Lippe said why the magazine was surprised about the split on “Ralphie Tonight.”

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Life & Style Weekly reports that Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift, and Demi Lovato are teaming up and not showing up to any events that Miley Cyrus is at. Senior Reporter Andrew Nodell also talked about Christina Aguilera’s pregnancy and Carrie Underwood’s plans to start a family on “The Ralphie Show.”

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In this week’s edition of “Trend Hungry Tuesday” – Resident Fashionista Jessie Holeva talks about a trend seen all the time, but especially in the winter, all black outfits.

Visit Trend Hungry to find the latest fashion 411 on a skinny budget, and catch Jessie every Tuesday evening on “The Ralphie Show.”

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Life & Style Weekly reports on why Selena Gomez may have entered a rehab facility. Senior Reporter Andrew Nodell also talked about the guy Miley Cyrus has her eyes on and a possible reason for Taylor Swift being single on “The Ralphie Show.”