Christina Aguilera to be Honored by Human Rights Campaign

The nation’s largest LGBTQ civil rights group is honoring Christina Aguilera with its Ally for Equality award. The Human Rights Campaign introduced Thursday (March 7) the six-time Grammy-winning singer is a real “LGBTQ icon” who makes use of her platform to “share a message hope and inspiration” to those that have been marginalized.

The group says the 38-year-old has raised cash to battle HIV/AIDS, advocated marriage equality and spoken out towards LGBTQ bullying. The group says Aguilera’s 2002 single “Beautiful” is an empowering LGBTQ anthem.

Aguilera will likely be honored on the group’s dinner in Los Angeles on March 30. At the identical occasion, the Human Rights Campaign will current its nationwide management award to Yeardley Smith. The actress and producer is finest referred to as the voice Lisa Simpson.