The Voice and American Idol Stars Perform for Gay Republicans

American Idol and The Voice winners and contestants are set to perform in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention. The singers will perform as part of the Young Republican, College Republican and Log Cabin Republican convention watch party and concert taking place on Tuesday July 19.

For those of you not in the know, Log Cabin Republicans is an organization that represents LGBT members of the party. Yes, gay Republicans exist!

Performers include:

  • American Idol Season 12 Winner Candice Glover
  • The Voice Season 2 Winner Jermaine Paul
  • American Idol Contestant Melinda Doolittle
  • The Voice Contestant Dez Duron
  • Columbus, Ohio’s Liberty Down Deep


From the Log Cabin official website: “Whether it’s a brunch, happy hour, concert, or coalition event, Log Cabin Republicans is proud to collaborate on a spectrum of events representative of a fully inclusive Republican Party.”

Also, the organization has lined up Caitlyn Jenner for an event on Wednesday July 20. For more information on the Log Cabin Republican’s week of events during the convention in Cleveland, check out this link.

Via NewsNet5

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