Stars Band Together for Hurricane Relief


September 12, 2017

Country superstar George Strait will join dozens of singers, actors, athletes and other celebrities for HAND IN HAND: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief. The live telethon will include performances from New York, Los Angeles and Nashville. Strait will also perform live from the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio alongside friends Miranda Lambert, Lyle Lovett, Chris Stapleton and Robert Earl Keen.

HAND IN HAND will be broadcast at 8:00 PM ET across multiple networks and will also stream live on YouTube and Facebook. According to the event website, the entire amount of donations from the public received by Hand in Hand Hurricane Relief Fund will be distributed to charities working on the ground the affected areas. Costs of producing the benefit and processing donations are covered by corporate and provide sponsorship.

What began as a Texas-focused initiative in response to Hurricane Harvey, has now expanded to include organizations in Hurricane Irma-ravaged Florida. Donations will be distributed to multiple charities including, the Rebuild Texas Fund, the ASPCA, Save Them All, Direct Relief, Feeding Florida, Feeding Texas, Habitat for Humanity, Save the Children and the United Way. More charities will be announced as the needs for those affected by Hurricane Irma are evaluated.

Several Texas natives are joining Strait in this all-star relief effort - including Matthew McConaughey, Julia Roberts, Beyonce, Angie Harmon, Selena Gomez and more. Check out the complete list of celebrities below.

Malin Ackerman

Trace Adkins

Jason Alexander

Lily Aldridge

Anthony Anderson


The Black Eyed Peas

Bun B

J Balvin

Elizabeth Banks

Justin Bieber

Dierks Bentley

Bobby Bones

Julie Bowen

Wayne Brady

Connie Britton

Sterling K. Brown

Luke Bryan

Steve Buscemi


George Clooney

Andy Cohen

Stephen Colbert

Sean “Diddy” Combs

David Copperfield

Chace Crawford

Terry Crews

Billy Crystal

Lee Daniels

Robert De Niro

Leonardo DiCaprio

Old Dominion


Hilary Duff

Jeff Dunham

Jourdan Dunn

Brett Eldridge

Charles Esten

Jimmy Fallon

Rascal Flatts

Luis Fonsi

Jamie Foxx

Richard Gere

Josh Gad

Eddie George

Selena Gomez

Amy Grant

Pastor John Gray

Josh Groban

Savannah Guthrie

Tom Hanks

Marcia Gay Harden

Angie Harmon

Taraji P. Henson

Faith Hill

Julianne Hough

Kate Hudson

Dwayne Johnson

Joe Jonas

Catherine Zeta -Jones

Tori Kelly

DJ Khaled

Nicole Kidman

Gayle King

Karlie Kloss

Karolina Kurkova

Matt Lauer

Jay Leno

Kings of Leon

Jared Leto

Eva Longoria

Matthew McConaughey

Eric McCormack

Tim McGraw

Nicki Minaj

Kip Moore

Tracy Morgan

Lupita Nyong’o

Norah O’Donnell

Gerardo Ortiz

Brothers Osborne

Brad Paisley

Chris Paul

Jon Pardi

Tyler Perry

Dennis Quaid


Jeremy Renner

Julia Roberts

Robin Roberts

Craig Robinson

Ray Romano

Kelly Rowland

Darius Rucker

Adam Sandler

Travis Scott

Ryan Seacrest

Dan + Shay

Blake Shelton

Maria Shriver

Michael W. Smith

Will Smith

David Spade

Gwen Stefani

Michael Strahan

George Strait

Barbra Streisand

PK Subban

Cole Swindell

Wanda Sykes

Miles Teller



Justin Timberlake

Chris Tomlin

Meghan Trainor

Wilmer Valderrama

Sofia Vergara

Kerry Washington

Marlon Wayans

Bruce Willis

Chandra Wilson

Charlie Wilson

Oprah Winfrey

Cece Winans

Rita Wilson

Reese Witherspoon

Chris Young