Adam Lambert will perform at the 2015 Logo ‘Trailblazer Honors’ it has been announced.
As part of LGBT Pride Month, Logo has announced that Lambert, who is a GLAAD Media Award recipient will perform at the annual event which will be broadcast on Logo in the US on Saturday 27th June 2015 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. He will perform his new single Ghost Town, from his upcoming album The Original High.
LGBT celebrities and allies including Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Sir Ian McKellen, Raven Symoné, Judith Light and more will be included throughout the event.
“We’re on the verge of a transformative moment for marriage equality in the midst of a remarkable time for LGBT rights,” said Stephen Friedman, President of MTV and Logo. “This year’s “Trailblazer Honors” will be a celebration of the pioneers from across the spectrum of the LGBT movement who continue to drive the sweeping changes at hand.”
“Trailblazer Honors” will recognize and feature celebrities, politicians, activists and trendsetters who are transforming the cultural landscape and elevating LGBT equality. The one-hour special will be held at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, one of the first religious institutions in New York City to champion the causes of LGBT people, including the fight for marriage equality.
Additional honorees, performers and presenters will be announced at a later date.
For the first time, Logo will also honor a Social Trailblazer. Fans can vote for nominees Connor Franta, Joey Graceffa, Jackson Bird and Gaby Dunn using designated hashtags.
Last year during the inaugural Logo “Trailblazer Honors,” President Clinton, Adam Levine, Demi Lovato, Daniel Radcliffe, Joe Manganiello, Sia, Michael Stipe, and more honored LGBT pioneers including Laverne Cox and the cast of Orange is the New Black, Edie Windsor, Roberta Kaplan, the NBA’s Jason Collins and John Wambere of Uganda.