She battled cancer and her fight was one made by many children to get the attention of country music star brad paisley.
Tonight corinth native addie pratt joins the singer to perform the song he wrote about the children he met at st.
Jude children's research hospital.
W-t-v-a alisa anderson has more on pratt and how she found out she would be joining him on stage..
Nat sound it started out as a normal day for addie pratt.
She was in her dorm talking with her roommate when she got a call.
Sot "addie pratt "i just look over at her and i' m like i'm going to sing with brad paisley this weekend and she lost it.
We both lost it we were like oh my gosh you're singing with brad paisely.
Trt: 13 sec oc: pratt met paisely during the battle of her life.
Doctors diagnosed pratt with leukemia when she was a freshman in high school.
Sot addie pratt "i had this amazing opportunity to just go up and meet him which was already awesome" trt: 5 sec oc: was already awesome: pratt thought nothing else of the meeting.
Until the call from her mother.
Sot addie pratt "she was like well you wanna sing with brad paisely and i was like haha your kidding" trt: 7 sec oc: haha your kidding it turns out her mother wasn't joking.
Paisely invited pratt to sing with him during his abc special.
Sot addie pratt " it was just the most amazing moment, and i'll never forget it."
Trt: 4 sec oc: never