April 23, 2024
Musician Sheila E. Picture credit score: Display shot, sheilae.com/

Todrick Corridor, Rico Nasty and Sheila E. will headline the annual Pleasure competition in July, with greater than 300 musical acts on 4 phases.

The occasion, on July 20-21, will characteristic rising native and worldwide LGBTQIA+ artists.  This yr’s theme is “Making Historical past Now,” in celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the primary LGBTQ+ Pleasure marches in San Diego.

“As an out, queer, black artist, who makes use of drag to precise myself, I’m honored to be Making Historical past Now at San Diego Pleasure, to entertain and stand in solidarity with the LGBTQIA+ neighborhood in San Diego and internationally,” stated Corridor, an advocate, producer and Broadway performer.

Multi-platinum rapper and singer Rico Nasty additionally will carry out, together with undisputed queen of percussion Sheila E., a long-time collaborator with the late Prince.

Sheila E. is ready to launch of her debut salsa album, “Bailar.”

Tickets are on sale at the Pleasure web site. Proceeds will profit the year-round applications and occasions of San Diego Pleasure, together with their Pleasure Neighborhood Grants program that has distributed over $3.5 million to native organizations that serve LGBTQ+ causes.