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George Strait to perform during hurricane relief telethon from San Antonio next week

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(KWES) -

Country music legend George Strait will be involved in a hurricane relief concert next week in San Antonio for Hurricane Harvey victims.

The television event called "Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief," will take place from three locations: Los Angeles, Nashville and New York. 

Texas will also be represented during the event at the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio on Tues., Sept. 12, 2017 at 7 p.m. Other performers at the Texas event include Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton, Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen.

Tickets for the San Antonio event will go on sale Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 at 10 a.m. Click here for a link to purchase tickets.

The "Hand in Hand" broadcast event will feature appearances, performances and taped tributes by some of the nation's biggest stars including George Clooney, Jamie Foxx, Tori Kelly, Karlie Kloss, Beyoncé, Matt Lauer, Rob Lowe, Matthew McConaughey, Dennis Quaid, Julia Roberts, Kelly Rowland, Adam Sandler, Ryan Seacrest, Michael Strahan, Blake Shelton, Strait, Barbra Streisand, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon with more to be announced.

If you can't make the event in San Antonio, select performances from Texas will air on NBC on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017.

All of the money raised from the telethon will benefit United Way of Greater Houston, Habitat for Humanity, Save the Children, Direct Relief, Feeding Texas and The Mayor's Fund for Hurricane Harvey Relief (administered by the Greater Houston Community Fund) through the Hand in Hand Hurricane Relief Fund managed by Comic Relief Inc.

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