Country Stars Raising Big Money for Charity During CMA Music Festival

Jeremy Wolzel

Country stars have been raising some big money for charity during this week’s CMA Music Festival in Nashville.

Darius Rucker‘s 6th Annual Darius and Friends benefit concert raised more than $220,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis. The show took place Monday at the Wildhorse Saloon in Nashville with performances from Little Big Town, Brett Eldredge, A Thousand Horses and more.

On Tuesday night, the 11th Annual Stars for Second Harvest concert at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium raised $140,000 for the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee . The show featured performances from Cole Swindell and Dierks Bentley.

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