The 30th Annual Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon kids off this week. Local Alpha Media stations 94.5 Country and Country 106.9 will be taking part in this year’s event.
The Country Cares event was started in 1989 with the help of Alabama lead singer Randy Owen. In the 30 years since, more than 200 radio stations have raised more than $400 million for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Many of country music’s biggest names will be taking part in the radiothon including: Randy Owen, Taylor Swift, Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Chris Young, Darius Rucker, Keith Urban, Jake Owen and Lady Antebellum.
Listen to 94.5 Country and Country 106.9 Thursday and Friday and click here for more information.