Muscular Dystrophy Association To Air Star-Studded Event
August 13, 2012 at 10:46 AM (PT)
Country artists TIM MCGRAW, CARRIE UNDERWOOD and LUKE BRYAN are a few of the entertainers scheduled to headline the MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION’s prime-time television special “MDA Show Of Strength.”
The event will air on SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2nd at 8p (ET) and feature performances by dozens of entertainers as well as stories of strength from those who have been affected by the disease. During the broadcast, there will be live cutaways to families, sponsors and MDA programs within the markets of HOLLYWOOD, NASHVILLE and NEW YORK.
“This year’s show gives everyone involved a unique opportunity. We have a chance to tell a series of compelling stories about MDA families while delivering quality entertainment. In doing so, we can raise public awareness of MDA’s long-standing mission of help for today and hope for tomorrow,” said Executive Producer RAC CLARK.
In addition to MCGRAW, UNDERWOOD and BRYAN, additional appearances and performances will be made by HOT CHELLE RAE, ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS, BIG BAD VOODOO DADDY, B.O.B., BRANDY, GAVIN DEGRAW, KARMIN, CAROLE KING, ALANIS MORISETTE, ONE REPUBLIC, EVA SIMONS, PAULA ABDUL, MAX ADLER, JANN CARL, DIANA DEGARMO, LOU FERRIGNO, BENJI MADDEN, JOEL MADDEN, JESSE MCCARTNEY, THE MIZ, NANCY O’DELL, KHLOE KARDASHIAN ODOM, PITBULL, ALISON SWEENEY, WILL.I.AM, and ACE YOUNG.
For more information on the event, visit www.mda.org/showofstrength/love-network.