Election Day 2020 is less than a week away, and on October 29th, many of your favorite artists and celebrities are coming together for "Every Vote Counts: A Celebration of Democracy," which will celebrate the power of voting through music, dance and more.
Hosted by Alicia Keys, America Ferrera and Kerry Washington, the event will feature performances from artists including Alicia, Dan + Shay, Offset, Shawn Mendes and Brandi Carlile. Other stars set to appear throughout the night include Billie Eilish, Lizzo, Coldplay, Amy Schumer, Chris Rock, Cobie Smulders, Eva Longoria, Jennifer Lopez, Kelly Clarkson, Leonardo DiCaprio, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Natalie Portman, Shaquille O'Neal, Tan France, Wilmer Valderrama and more.
In a statement Keys explained of the event, "The purpose for this special is to remind and inspire all Americans of the power of their voice and their vote. It’s a challenging time but we have the opportunity to continue to show up and shape the world we want to live in. In a democracy, every vote counts, so we want to encourage and uplift each other and remember we all have a say in the direction of our country because everyone’s participation matters. Also, for many young people across the country, this is their first time voting so we want to make sure they understand the magnitude of this time and learn why this is one of the most exciting moments in the Democratic process.”
Tune in to watch "Every Vote Counts: A Celebration of Democracy on Thursday, October 29th at 9pm ET/PT on CBS and CBS All Access, as well as on iHeartMedia radio stations across the country and the iHeartRadio app, YouTube, Twitter and Facebook, among other streaming platforms.
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