Keith Urban and Little Big Town "Stand Up to Cancer," After Losing Members of Their Immediate Family

ABC/Image Group LABoth Keith Urban and Little Big Town will Stand Up to Cancer this year, performing during the annual fundraising special to raise money to fight the disease. It’s a cause that’s extremely personal for both the Australian superstar and the CMA Vocal Group of the Year. Within a matter of days in late 2015, Jimi Westbrook lost his beloved sister Joyce and Keith said goodbye to his father, after both fought battles with cancer.

Ben AffleckMatthew McConaugheyBradley Cooper and Celine Dion are just some of the stars already confirmed to participate in the fifth annual special. Stand Up to Cancer will air Friday, September 9 at 8 p.m. ET on multiple platforms, originating live from The Music Center’s Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles.  

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