Urban, McBride And Keb 'Mo Added To GAC Flood Relief Telethon
May 13, 2010 at 7:04 AM (PT)
KEITH URBAN, MARTINA McBRIDE and KEB ‘MO have been added to the list of performers for “Music City Keep On Playin’ – A Benefit For Flood Relief,” which will air commercial-free from NASHVILLE’s RYMAN AUDITORIUM on GAC SUNDAY (5/16) from 8-11p (ET). The national telethon will raise money for Middle TENNESSEE flood victims.
BRAD PAISLEY, LADY ANTEBELLUM, DIERKS BENTLEY, KELLIE PICKLER, CECE WINANS, JACI VELASQUEZ, RANDY MONTANA, RODNEY ATKINS and WILL HOGE and more are set to perform and man phone banks, along with volunteers, to collect call-in donations. “Desperate Housewives” actor JAMES DENTON and actress KIMBERLY WILLIAMS PAISLEY will host the telethon. GAC personalities SUZANNE ALEXANDER, NAN KELLEY, STORME WARREN and BILL CODY, FOOD NETWORK’s PAT AND GINA NEELY and the TRAVEL CHANNEL’s ADAM RICHMAN and SAMANTHA BROWN will also make appearances on the telethon.
The special will re-air at 11p and 2a (ET), and phone lines will remain open for donations. The event will also be carried live on SIRIUS/XM radio. All money raised will go to those in need in Middle TENNESSEE. COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE will be processing and distributing donations.
For more info, visit www.gactv.com.