|Tonight the telethon event of "Stand Up to Cancer" will air & include Taylor Swift & Tim McGraw.
Taylor is set to debut a new song dedicated to this cause. The Associated Press has said the song was written by the songstress from reading a blog by Maya Thompson, a mother of 3-year-old Ronana who died of his fight with cancer. Maya was also credited on the song as a co-writer.
The song will be available on iTunes after the telethon with all of the proceeds going to cancer-related charities.
Airing tonight at 8pm ET/PT, the following networks will simultaneously donate one hour of their primetime for the fundraiser to air: ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC, BIO, E!, ENCORE, HBO, HBO Latino, ION Television, LMN (Lifetime Movie Network), Logo, MLB Network, mun2, Palladia, SHOWTIME, Smithsonian Channel, STARZ, STYLE, TBS and VH1.
See Taylor Swift's performace from last night's MTV's VMA's: