Keith Urban, Little Big Town + Dierks Bentley Covering David Bowie for Stand Up to Cancer
Billboard reports that the country stars will take the stage Tuesday night during the ceremony to cover David Bowie's "Heroes." The performance is slated to air as part of the Stand Up to Cancer television special that will air on Sept. 9.
Urban, LBT and Bentley are part of a lineup for this year's Stand Up to Cancer that includes Celine Dion. Ben Affleck, Matthew McConaughey, Emma Stone, Anna Kendrick, Josh Gad, Niecy Nash, Eric Stonestreet, Alison Sweeney, Ken Jeong, Marcia Cross, Greg Grunberg, Danielle Campbell, Charlie Wilson, Brittany Daniel and SU2C co-founder Katie Couric will also appear during the broadcast, which Bradley Cooper is executive producing.
“We all have a reason to stand up,” Cooper says in a press release. “Stand up to Cancer is a sustained movement that impacts millions of lives. We honor the personal stories that motivate individuals to fight, and that highlight the urgent need to get new methods of treatment to the patients who so desperately need them.”
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