Rachel Platten to perform tribute to Orlando victims at Logo's Trailblazer Honors
“Fight Song” singer Rachel Platten will perform a tribute to the 49 men and women who were shot and killed at a gay nightclub in Orlando last week at the upcoming Trailblazer Honors, Logo announced Wednesday.
The network will dedicate its third annual awards show to those affected by the shooting in Orlando, with messages from celebrities and dignitaries about the tragedy interspersed throughout the broadcast. Along with Platten’s performance, the event will feature Emma Stone honoring tennis legend Billie Jean King, whom Stone portrays in the upcoming movie Battle of the Sexes.
The LGBT awards show will also honor actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein and gay ISIS whistleblower Subhi Nahas. Mistresses actor Wilson Cruz will present a tribute to the Orlando victims, including his relative Brenda Lee Marquez McCool.
The Trailblazer Honorswill air on Saturday, June 25 at 8 p.m. ET on Logo and VH1.