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Robbie Williams to Perform for Injured Soldiers

August 4, 2010 (3:58 am) GMT
He would be joined by Alexandra Burke and James Blunt among others in a concert which ticket sales will benefit the soldiers as well as families of the deceased ones.
Robbie Williams

has confirmed plans to headline a charity show in aid of injured British soldiers, insisting he feels "honored" to be taking part. The star will perform at the Help For Heroes gig in south-west London on September 12 to raise money for servicemen and women injured in conflict and the families of those who died in battle.

Williams will join the line-up alongside , rapper , and former soldier . He says, "(I'm) honored. Their dedication to our country is phenomenal and we are all so proud of them."

The event at the Twickenham Stadium will raise funds for the Help For Heroes charity, while 150 injured soldiers will be given free tickets.

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