Leslie Odom Jr. dedicated his performance to the Pulse Nightclub massacre victims on the 5-year anniversary.
After a brief introduction from Ricky Martin, the singer paid tribute with a special candlelight moment to those who lost their life during the Pulse Nightclub massacre with a performance of “Without You.” Surrounded by candles and an orchestra, Odom Jr. performed the popular track.
Watch the full show below.
The 2021 Can’t Cancel Pride benefit event also featured appearances from Brothers Osborne, Bebe Rexha, Busy Phillips, Gus Kenworthy, Hayley Kiyoko, Jasmine Mans, Jennifer Hudson, JoJo Siwa, Lil Nas X, Marshmello, MJ Rodriguez, Nina West, P!NK, Ricky Martin, Regard, Troye Sivan, Dolly Parton, Elton John, Brandi Carlile, Kylie Minogue, Karamo Brown and Tan France of Queer Eye, Yola, Years & Years’ Olly Alexander, Pete and Chasten Buttigieg and Tate McRae.
The 1-hour long event brought together some of the biggest names in culture and entertainment to seek inspiration from the letters in PRIDE symbolizing Power & Purpose, Respect & Relationships, Individuality & Intersectionality, Dance & Defy, and Equality & Everybody.
Co-hosted by Elvis Duran and Bebe Rexha during Pride Month, Can’t Cancel Pride aired on Friday, June 4, across iHeartRadio social media as well iHeartRadio’s PrideRadio.com and on iHeartMedia Radio Stations Nationwide and the iHeartRadio App.
The event will also be available on demand via iHeartRadio’s TikTok, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram TV pages, IHeartRadio’s PrideRadio.com and Revry throughout Pride Month until Thursday, June 30.