LadyAID® Contributes $200,000 to  Hurricane Relief Efforts

Benfitting  MusiCares® and United for Puerto Rico 

NASHVILLE, TN – Sep. 28, 2017 –  Before natural disasters struck the Caribbean, current two-time CMA
nominated group Lady Antebellum traveled to San Juan, Puerto Rico for
its colorful Spanish colonial buildings and vibrant culture to provide
the backdrop of the music video for their new single “Heart Break.”
Feeling the urgency to continue raising awareness and support for those
affected after Hurricane Maria stuck the area, Lady A is premiering the
new video across all video platforms today while making a donation of $200,000 from LadyAID®to hurricane relief efforts via MusiCares® and United for Puerto Rico. Fans can also take part in the ongoing relief efforts by contributing at

got to meet so many locals and enjoy everything that Puerto Rico has to
offer. We are just completely heart broken to see the devestation,”
said Hillary Scott. “We want to do everything we can to support this
incredible place and these incredible people. We just hope and pray for
their safety and that rebuilding happens quickly. We encourage everyone
to give whatever they can to help.” 

have always loved traveling to the Caribbean, and Puerto Rico was one
of those places we’ve always wanted to go and couldn’t have been a
better location for this video,” added Charles Kelley. “One of the
coolest things was that all of the dancers in the video were people off
the street. They already exuded such a vibrant energy that’s part of the
culture in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean as a whole.” 

“We save a portion of every ticket on the road to go toward LadyAID®,”
noted Dave Haywood. “After spending time in San Juan, we fell in love
with the area, the culture, the people, and that country – it was just a
beautiful place. Our hearts have been completely broken watching the
devastation from all of the hurricanes. We feel personally connected
to helping support those affected.” 

by Shane Drake and shot earlier this year, the video for the title
track to Lady A’s CMA “Album of the Year” nominated and No. One selling
album HEART BREAK (Capitol Records Nashville)
follows a woman’s journey through the town while enjoying the
spontaneity and freedom of independence, with an unexpected twist at the
end. To watch the spirited music video for “Heart Break,” click here: 

Lady Antebellum’s recent CMA “Album of the Year” and “Vocal Group of the Year” nominations follow more than 18 million album units sold, nine No. 1 hits, ACM and CMA “Vocal Group of the Year” trophies three years in a row and countless other honors including seven GRAMMYs, Billboard Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards and Teen Choice Awards. Entertainment Weekly  and  Rolling Stone’s
“must-see summer tour” will continue on overseas in October as they
take their YOU LOOK GOOD WORLD TOUR to Europe. For more information

About LadyAID® 

was set up in 2012 by the seven-time GRAMMY award-winning trio Lady
Antebellum as a philanthropic effort created to bring awareness to and
generate support for those in need locally, nationally and globally. The
multi-level organization is a component fund of The Community
Foundation of Middle Tennessee and is funded by ticket sales, donations
and fundraising efforts.

About MusiCares® 

A friend and ally of the music community, MusiCares®was established by the Recording Academy to safeguard the health and
well-being of all music people. A four-star charity and safety net in
times of need, MusiCares®offers confidential preventative, recovery, and emergency programs to
address financial, medical, and personal health issues. Through the
generosity of our donors and volunteer professionals, our dedicated team
works across the country to ensure the music community has the
resources and support it needs. For more information, visit

About United for Puerto Rico 

for Puerto Rico is an initiative brought forth by the First lady of
Puerto Rico, Mrs. Beatriz Rosselló in collaboration with the private
sector, with the purpose of providing aid and support to those affected
in Puerto Rico by the passage of Hurricane Irma and Hurricane María. For
more information, please visit:  

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