“Your donations to MDA go toward finding a cure and to providing desperately needed help for MDA families,” said 12-year-old MDA National Goodwill Ambassador Bryson Foster. “Every dollar that is donated is helping people affected by these diseases live longer and is making a real difference for every MDA family. This show is about giving help and hope.”
The hottest stars of Hollywood, Nashville and New York are teaming up for the new MDA Show of Strength annual Labor Day telethon. The new telethon is a three-hour, prime-time broadcast special to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association, which supports research and gives support to more than a million Americans affected by neuromuscular diseases including muscular dystrophy, ALS and related diseases, and also provides comprehensive health care and support services, advocacy and education. The telethon which is executively produced by by RAC Clark, the longtime executive producer of the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards and the son of the late Dick Clark.
Be sure to tune in on Sunday, Sept. 2, 8-11 p.m. ET and PT, 7-10 p.m. CT and MT, (commercial-free) to see some of your favorite stars including Carrie Underwood, Pitbull, will.i.am, Carole King, All-American Rejects, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, B.o.B, Brandy, Luke Bryan, Gavin DeGraw, Hot Chelle Rae, Karmin, Alanis Morissette, OneRepublic, Eva Simons, Paula Abdul, Max Adler, Jann Carl, Diana DeGarmo, Lou Ferrigno, Benji Madden, Joel Madden, Jesse McCartney, Tim McGraw, The Miz, Nancy O’Dell, Khloé Kardashian Odom, Ryan Seacrest, Alison Sweeney, Ace Young (and more) perform, entertain and help raise money for such an important cause.
Some of the superstars who will be performing on Sunday:
Video Performance Sneak Peeks:
One Republic performs “Feel Again”
Singer Alanis Morisette performs “Guardian”.
Karmin performs “Brokenhearted”.
Pitbull performs “Get it Started”.