McBride, Chesney Join Vigil

Martina McBride will sing the national anthem at a memorial vigil Wednesday night (Sept. 12) in Nashville’s Centennial Park. Scheduled for 6 p.m. CT, the event is being organized by Clear Channel Radio to support survivors of Tuesday’s attacks and, by lighting candles, to mourn the people lost. Representatives of area schools and churches will participate. Country artists Kenny Chesney, Phil Vassar and Shannon Brown will join Christian artists The Katinas, Leigh Nash of Sixpence None the Richer and Michael W. Smith and others in a group-sing of “Amazing Grace.” 09/12/01