Brandi Carlile, Dolly Parton, Elton John, Kylie Minogue, Leslie Odom Jr., Karamo Brown & Tan France, Yola, Olly Alexander from Years & Years, Pete & Chasten Buttigieg Join P&G and iHeartMedia’s “Can’t Cancel Pride” on June 4th
NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – iHeartMedia and P&G today announce that Kylie Minogue, Leslie Odom Jr., Olly Alexander from Years & Years and Yola will join previously announced artists Baby Rexha, Brothers Osborne, Hayley Kiyoko, Jasmine Mans, JoJo Siwa, P! NK, Regard, Tate McRae and Troye Sivan for “Can’t Cancel Pride ‘relief special on June 4 at 9 p.m. The hour-long stream will also feature special moments from many members and advocates of the LGBTQ + community, including the newly announced appearances of Brandi Carlile, Dolly parton, Elton John, Karamo Brown and Tan France from strange eye, Pete and Chasten Buttigieg, join previously announced appearances of Busy Phillips, Demi Lovato, Gus Kenworthy, Jennifer Hudson, Lil Nas X, Marshmello, Mj Rodriguez, Nina West, Ricky Martin and After.
Hosted by iHeartMedia On-Air Personality Elvis Duran and singer-songwriter selling diamonds Baby Rexha, “Can’t Cancel Pride” will bring together some of the biggest names in culture and entertainment and will be inspired by letters from PRIDE symbolizing power and purpose, respect and relationships, individuality and intersectionality, dance and challenge, and equality and everyone.
So what can our LGBTQ + members, friends, family and supporters of “Can’t Cancel Pride” expect? A real party for the LGBTQ + community – and here’s a little sneak peek.
Dolly parton will welcome everyone to the 2021 “Can’t Cancel Pride” before Troye sivan with About and Tate McRae take the stage to kick off the event with a performance of “You”.
Host, Baby Rexha will perform his new single “Sacrifice”.
More, Leslie Odom Jr. will perform “Without You” in a special candlelit moment to remember the 5th anniversary of the Pulse Nightclub massacre and the souls lost there.
The show finale will feature a special message from Elton john how he honors Jojo siwa to be a young pioneer in the community, before performing a special interpretation of her song “Boomerang”.
So tune in on June 4 for an evening of love, celebration and fundraising at 9 p.m. on The Roku Channel, Revry and iHeartRadio TikTok, YouTube and Facebook, iHeartRadio’s PrideRadio.com, on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide and on the iHeartRadio app. The event will be available on demand throughout Pride Month through June 30 on The Roku Channel, Revry, YouTube and Facebook from iHeartRadio.
For over 50 years, Pride Month has given millions of people the opportunity to come together and feel proud of who they are. And this year is no different. As the world slowly begins to come together more in person, the LGBTQ + community is still finding ways to celebrate this month.
COVID-19 has not only resulted in the disruption of many national pride events, but has also had a detrimental effect on the fundraising efforts that LGBTQ + organizations rely on to survive. The LGBTQ + community continues to face loss of livelihoods, lack of access to essential health care, increased domestic violence and social isolation, as many organizations they rely on for these services. continue to struggle for support during the pandemic.
On June 4, the second annual edition of P&G and iHeartMedia “I cannot cancel the pride ” will once again give us the opportunity to increase visibility and funds for members of this community through organizations such as GLAAD, SAGE, National Black Justice Coalition, The Trevor Project, CenterLink and OutRight Action International. To raise funds for the six participating nonprofits, iHeartMedia will partner with Cameo and participating talents from June 4 to 11 and will donate a portion of proceeds from the personalized videos to benefit the “Can’t Cancel Fund” Pride “. Learn more about cameo.com.
The executive producers of “Can’t Cancel Pride” are John Sykes, Tom Poleman, Bart Peters, Gayle Troberman and Elvis Duran of iHeartMedia; Casey Patterson for Casey Patterson Entertainment; James Sunderland, Chris Wagner for White Label Productions; and Can’t Cancel Pride, co-founder Brent Miller of P&G. Brittany Mehmedovic is executive co-producer of Casey Patterson Entertainment.
Learn more about the inspiration behind co-founder Brent Miller’s relief effort here.
Support the brands of “I cannot cancel the pride ” include P&G, Allē by Allergan Aesthetics, Dawn®, General Motors, The Art of Shaving and GilletteLabs®, Bounty®, Charmin®, Jared®, Puffs®, Downy®, Tide®, OLAY® and Tito’s Handmade Vodka.
Proud additional partner of “I cannot cancel the pride ” include Pantene®, Pampers®, Stop & Shop ™, GIANT®, Giant®, Hannaford®, Secret®, Crest®, Harris Teeter and Winn Dixie®.
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About Casey Patterson Entertainment:
Casey Patterson is a critically acclaimed, four-time Emmy® and two-time PGA Award-nominated executive producer, with a long career spanning a wide range of groundbreaking programs. Casey heads Casey Patterson Entertainment, a full-service production company producing premium content, live events, and talent-focused series and specials with offices in New York and Los Angeles. She was most recently the Senior Executive Producer of the much-publicized Global Citizen event “VAX Live” which airs on ABC, CBS, FOX, YouTube and IHeartMedia Worldwide Distribution Saturday May 8e 2021. His other high-profile projects and events include the successful series Lip sync battle, Nickelodeon Lip Sync Combat Shorty, Netflix A very Murray Christmas, a West Wing special to enjoy when we all vote, rock the Troops with Seven Bucks Productions by Dwayne Johnson, Time and Punishment: Town Hall Talk with Jay Z, MTV Films & TV Awards, Alec Baldwin: One Night Only, Taraji’s Hot Vacation on Fox, The comedy awards on Comedy Central, Lip Sync Battle LIVE: A Celebration of Michael Jackson, Guys choice, The New York concert, The Concert of the Century at the White House, Saturday evening live special 25th anniversary, Bbetween two ferns – A New York fairy tale, SCREAM Award, VH1 Vogue Fashion Award, VH1 Divas Live, and NBC Concert for America. For more information see – http://caseypattersonent.com/