Show of Strength Telethon for MDA Features R5!
Over the weekend, R5 were one of the performers at the Muscular Dystrophy Association's 2014 Show of Strength Telethon. The band performed their hit single, "(I Can't) Forget About You" at the telethon, which aired on the night of Sunday, August 1st on ABC!
Every year, The MDA Show of Strength Telethon televises a massive benefit concert over Labor Day weekend to raise money and awareness for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The MDA fights muscular dystrophy and other diseases of the nervous and muscular system, such as ALS, by funding research and medical services.
In a short video, the show's blue carpet correspondent, and 2014 MDA National Goodwill Ambassador, Reagan Imhoff, briefly interviewed the band!
In the interview, R5 dish on why they started up their band, what it's like to make music with your siblings, and why it's so important to spread the word about muscular dystrophy and more!
Other performers during the 2 1/2 hour telethon included LeAnn Rimes, Fall Out Boy, Rascall Flatts and American Authors!
Check out R5's interview for the 2014 Show of Strength Telethon and tell us what you think in the comments below. If you're part of the R5 family, also be sure to join our community at SweetyHigh.com!