Every day, over a thousand Americans die from cancer. This disease has impacted so many of us, which is why dozens of celebrities will take part in "Stand Up To Cancer" live tonight at 8 on NBC, CBS, ABC and Fox.

The goal of tonight's event is not only to raise money for cancer research but also raising awareness about cancer and the advances made in fighting this disease.

Tonight's "Stand Up To Cancer" will broadcast live and commercial free. It will feature celebrities from TV, sports, movies and music such as Carrie Underwood, Sheryl Crow, Jimmy Fallon, Rob Lowe, Danica Patrick, Robert Downey Jr. and Beyonce.

The show will also feature the premiere of the song "Just Stand Up" produced by Babyface and L.A. Reid and can be purchased on iTunes.

In addition to airing on Fox, CBS, NBC and ABC, it will also be streaming on Yahoo and Hulu.