[lastfm]Martina McBride[/lastfm] is joining dozens of celebrities in a widely televised event designed to raise awareness and funds for cancer research. The country star has signed on to be part of the upcoming ‘Stand Up to Cancer’ event. The one-hour special, dubbed ‘SU2C,’ will feature stories from celebrity cancer survivors, including [lastfm]Sheryl Crow[/lastfm], Fran Drescher, Christina Applegate, Elizabeth Edwards and Lance Armstrong.
‘Stand up to Cancer’ will air commercial-free on September 10 at 8:00 PM (CST) simultaneously on ABC, CBS, NBC, VH1, FOX, E!, HBO, HBO Latino, Discovery Health, G4, MLB Network, Smithsonian Channel, Style Network, Showtime and TV One. (theboot)