LIVEXLIVE & LIVE NATION URBAN IN PARTNERSHIP WITH COLOR OF CHANGE ANNOUNCE 'LIFT EVERY VOICE' A JUNETEENTH SPECIAL

LIVEXLIVE & LIVE NATION URBAN IN PARTNERSHIP WITH COLOR OF CHANGE ANNOUNCE 'LIFT EVERY VOICE' A JUNETEENTH SPECIAL

LIVEXLIVE & LIVE NATION URBAN IN PARTNERSHIP WITH COLOR OF CHANGE ANNOUNCE 'LIFT EVERY VOICE' A JUNETEENTH SPECIAL

Featuring performances, interviews, and discussions commemorating Black freedom.

Featuring performances, interviews, and discussions commemorating Black freedom.

Text: Laura Sanchez

In celebration of the oldest commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States, Live Nation Urban join forces with Color of Change for a 90-minute Special, Lift Every Voice: A Juneteenth Special, this Friday, June 19th at 5 P.M. PT/8 P.M. ET. The event will commemorate Black freedom and celebrate the unifying language of music streamed across LiveXLive digital platforms.

Now more than ever, it’s a time to come together and celebrate the ongoing fight for justice with prominent voices in culture. During the event, viewers will hear from artists in the world of hip hop, R&B and Gospel, with unparalleled performances and discussions around progression, celebration and unity in this one-off special. 

The event will be hosted by Charlamagne Tha God with correspondent Gia Peppers. Performers confirmed include Justine Skye, Jonathan McReynolds, Mick Jenkins, Joy Oladokun, Common featuring Robert Glasper and Karriem Riggins, Fantastic Negrito and discussions with Trae Tha Truth, Vic Mensa, Lion Babe, TI, Mereba, Leon Bridges and more.

“Juneteenth is the ultimate celebration of Black history and heritage. Live Nation Urban is proud to partner with LiveXLive and Color of Change to bring light to a day that has been revered by African Americans for generations. Its cultural relevance and significance globally cannot be understated,” states Brandon Pankey, VP, Live Nation Urban.

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