This series celebrates the inspiring efforts of individuals facing extraordinary circumstances with surprise songs written and performed by music's biggest stars. This week, Meredith McKinney (above left) provides underserved children with books featuring diverse characters. Grammy nominee Cam (above right), a diversity advocate in the music industry, teams with songwriter Dre Williams to perform a stirring original folk anthem for Meredith.

Watch American Anthems, tonight at 10pm on GBH 2.


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