Kacey Musgraves To Receive Vanguard Award for LGBTQ Allyship At 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards

glade announced that the Grammy Award winning musician Casey Musgraves Will receive the Vanguard Award at the 33rd Annual glade Media Awards on Saturday, April 2, 2022 at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles.

Kacey Musgraves has used his platform to speak out loud in support of the LGBTQ community and to advance the conversation about LGBTQ acceptance in country music. Most recently, Musgraves joined GLAAD and Equality Texas to raise awareness about proposed anti-LGBTQ bills in the Texas State Legislature.

“From speaking out against anti-LGBTQ legislation in her home state of Texas, to raising awareness of bullying affecting LGBTQ youth, to elevating the work of LGBTQ artists, Casey is what it means to be an authentic ally and for continues to raise the bar and inspire our fans to do the same,” said Sarah Kate Ellis, President and CEO of Glad

pawn of glade The award is presented to associates who have made a significant difference in promoting acceptance of LGBTQ people. Past honorees have included Beyoncé and Jay-Z, Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Kerry Washington, Cher, Janet Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor, Patricia Arquette and Antonio Banderas.

Emmy nominated HBO series host and series producer were hereBob the Drag Queen, Eureka O’Hara, and DJ “Shangela” Pierce will host the 33rd annual event Glad Media Awards in Los Angeles. The 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards are presented by Gilead Sciences, Inc., Hyundai and Ketel One Family Made Vodka. Delta Air Lines is a major sponsor of the events, Sony Music Group is an official sponsor, and Comcast NBCUniversal Telemundo is a titular sponsor.

Special guest of 33rd anniversary celebration Glad Media Awards Jojo Siwa will join in Los Angeles, Danger! Champion Amy Schneider, Jasmine Savoy Brown (yellowjacket, scream), Liv Hewson (yellowjacket, bombshell), Meredith Marks (real housewives of salt lake city), Ronen Rubinstein and Rafael Silva (9-1-1-: Lone Star), Nico Santos (Superstore Crazy Rich Asians), writer and comedian Zeke Smith, and cast member RuPaul’s Drag Race,