Sheryl Crow has just been added to the incredible list of performers for GAC’s Music City Keep on Playin’ - A Benefit for Flood Relief, a live concert and telethon to aid middle Tennesseans affected by the recent flood disaster. The concert and telethon will be aired live and commercial-free from Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium this Sunday, May 16, 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. Eastern (live in all time zones) on GAC and will re-air at 11:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m. The concert will also be available online via a live stream at GACTV.com/help. Plus, the event will be carried live on Sirius/XM satellite radio.
Artists previously announced to perform include Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, Martina McBride, Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley, Kellie Pickler, Rodney Atkins, CeCe Winans, Jaci Velasquez, Keb’ Mo’, Randy Montana and Will Hoge.
NASCAR® drivers Tony Stewart, Clint Bowyer and Elliott Sadler will also attend.
Hosts for the event are TV star and Nashville native James Denton (“Desperate Housewives) and middle Tennessee resident, movie and TV star Kimberly Williams Paisley. Joining them will be GAC on-air personalities Suzanne Alexander, Nan Kelley, Storme Warren and Bill Cody as well as Food Network’s Pat and Gina Neely (“Down Home with the Neelys”) and the Travel Channel’s Adam Richman (“Man v. Food”) and Samantha Brown (“Great Weekends”).
All money raised will go to those in need in Middle Tennessee. Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee will be the organization processing and distributing donations. This event is being presented by GAC, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Bureau and Gaylord Entertainment.