Pride St. Louis announces 2022 Pridefest line-up

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Pride St. Louis has announced the entertainment lineup for the 2022 St. Louis “Together Again” Pridefest.

Pridefest is June 25-26 in downtown St. Louis surrounding Soldier’s Memorial. This event will feature a mixture of national recording artists and local LGBTQ entertainers on the MasterCard Main Stage.

On Saturday, June 25, VASSY will perform. Her discography includes numerous hits such as “Bad,” & “Secrets,” with David Guetta and Tiësto.

Closing out the festival on Saturday is Deborah Cox. One of the most powerful and versatile contemporary voices of our time. Her second CD. One Wish, came the double platinum “Nobody’s Supposed to be Here” – which held the record for the longest running #1 R & B single. has an impressive list of #1 Billboard hit records, including thirteen #1 songs on Billboard’s Hot Dance Club Play chart.

On Sunday, June 26, Alex Newell will return by popular demand. Alex is a transgender actor and singer. They are best known for their roles as Unique Adams on the “Glee” and Mo on “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.”

Closing the festival on Sunday is RAYE. She has more than 2.3 billion Spotify streams of her music. She has a double-platinum, four platinum, two gold and three silver singles to her name.

New this year is the Ascend DJ Dance Stage. There is a lineup of area DJs such as DJ Burna, DJ Drew$tylZ, DJ GDiddy, and DJ Taber. On June 26, DJs include DJ FreeRadical, DJ Troy Dillard, Rops & Charles, and DJ Rico.

Be sure to keep up to date on additional entertainment announcements in the coming weeks to include our local artist lineup and festival Emcees.

Pridefest 2022 “Together Again” is a completely free festival open to the LGBTQIA+ community and allies. It is Presented by Pride St. Louis Inc, MasterCard, BJC Healthcare, and Anheuser-Busch.