Brian Darcy James singing at CSC gala

Brian d'Arcy James runs for CSC

All proceeds from his Chicago Marathon fundraiser will be donated to the Cancer Support Community

On October 8th, 2017, actor and singer Brian d'Arcy James ran 26.2 miles at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, so that no one faces cancer alone.

All money donated from his fundraiser will come back to CSC.

Brian d'Arcy James of Netflix's 13 Reasons Why, the 2015 Best Picture Oscar winner Spotlight, and the Tony Award-Winning play Hamilton, competed for a purpose to support those impacted by cancer everywhere.

James ran under his "Team Tom" banner in honor of his cousin and father. James' father passed away from cancer in 1990, and James' cousin continues his fight with cancer to this day. Brian has been a lovely supporter of the Cancer Support Community!

Please email Lauren Ballantoni or Charley Hart for any questions.

Check Out Brian D'Arcy James's Running Playlist

Curious to hear what Brian listened to while hitting the track? We've got the inside scoop on his training playlist below. Listen to a sample of his top 10 favorites on Spotify. Check out the entire list of 50 songs that fuel Brian as he runs to support cancer patients and their families and the Cancer Support Community.

  1. "Figure of Eight" — David Mead
  2. "September" — Earth Wind and Fire
  3. "Playboy to a Man" — Elvis Costello
  4. "Learn to Fly" — Foo Fighters
  5. "Angel Don't Stop" — Gabe Dixon
  6. "Just a Job to Do" — Genesis
  7. "Right Down the Line" — Gerry Rafferty
  8. "Crazy" — Gnarls Barkley
  9. "Invisible Ink" — Aimee Mann
  10. "Raspberry Beret" — Prince
  11. "Nirvana" — Squeeze
  12. "When I Was a Boy" — ELO
  13. "The Want of a Nail" — Todd Rundgren
  14. "Happy" — Pharrell Williams
  15. "When You Give Your Love to Me" — Kevin Gilbert
  16. "Ballet For a Rainy Day" — XTC
  17. "King of the World" — Toto
  18. "Rehumanise Yourself" -— The Police
  19. "Center of the Sun" — The 88
  20. "Ordinary Pain" — Stevie Wonder
  21. "I Wish" — Stevie Wonder
  22. "My Old School" — Steely Dan
  23. "Get Out of This House" — Shawn Colvin
  24. "My Favorite Mistake" — Sheryl Crow
  25. "The Na-Na Song" — Sheryl Crow
  26. "Karma Police" — Radiohead
  27. "The Ballad of Dorothy Parker" — Prince
  28. "Evenfall" — Michael Penn
  29. "Careful What You Wish For" — Jonatha Brooke
  30. "Stone in Love" — Journey
  31. "New Mistake" — Jellyfish
  32. "Holiday" — Jason Falkner
  33. "No Reply at All" — Genesis
  34. "Dan Dare (Pilot of the Future)" — Elton John
  35. "Electric Bird" — Sia
  36. "Ram On" — Paul McCartney
  37. "Life's Been Good" — Joe Walsh
  38. "I'll Be Waiting" — Adele
  39. "Take Me to the River" — Al Green
  40. "Return to You" — Alain Johannes
  41. "Fallin' " — Alicia Keys
  42. "Tell Me Something Good" — Chaka Khan
  43. "Slow Burn" — David Bowie
  44. "Shadow Boxer" — Fiona Apple
  45. "No Tomorrow" — Orson
  46. "Circle of Fire" — Sam Phillips
  47. "Many the Miles" — Sara Bareilles
  48. "Best of Both Worlds" — Van Halen
  49. "Hate it Here" — Wilco
  50. "Miyoko" — Youssou N'Dour