Carrie Underwood, LeAnn Rimes Join Cancer Concert

Carrie Underwood, LeAnn Rimes, Sheryl Crow and Miley Cyrus are among the 15 female singers who will take part in a televised special titled Stand Up to Cancer, which will air simultaneously on ABC, NBC and CBS on Sept. 5. Underwood and Rimes will also appear on a new single, “Just Stand Up,” which will be released on Sept. 2. Other participating artists on the single and hour-long television special include Ashanti, Natasha Bedingfield, Beyonc√©, Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey, Ciara, Keyshia Cole, Melissa Etheridge, Fergie, Leona Lewis and Rihanna. Money raised from the projects benefit Stand Up to Cancer (SU2C), an organization dedicated to accelerating ground-breaking cancer research.