Bama Rising (PHOTOS)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - On June 14, 2011, nearly two dozen artists gathered at the BJCC in Birmingham, Alabama, for a special concert called "Bama Rising" to raise money to help survivors of the deadly April tornadoes in Alabama.

The sold-out concert included performances by:

Alabama     
Rodney Atkins     
Dierks Bentley
Bo Bice     
The Blind Boys of Alabama     
Luke Bryan
The Commodores
Sheryl Crow     
Sara Evans     
Taylor Hicks
Little Big Town     
Montgomery Gentry     
Martina McBride
David Nail     
Jake Owen     
Brad Paisley
Kellie Pickler     
Darius Rucker     
Ashton Shepherd

Money raised from the concert was given to the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham to be used for tornado relief efforts.

For more information, visit www.bamarising.org.

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