Urban, Brooks Host Charity Events

Keith Urban hosts the second annual Max It Out benefit for the prevention of bacterial meningitis during an Oct. 4 dinner and concert in Nashville. Joining Urban are Richard Marx, Radney Foster, Lee Ann Womack, Carolyn Dawn Johnson and others. Urban got involved with charity when he learned the story of his friend’s 3-year-old son, Max Royka, who suffers from the lasting effects of the illness he contracted as an infant. … The second annual Brooks & Dunn charity golf tournament is set for Sept. 29 in Ruston, La. Kix Brooks will host the tournament benefiting the Louisiana Tech athletics program and the Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home. Brooks is a Louisiana Tech alumnus.