Juneteenth: A Global Celebration For Freedom is being presented by CNN on June 19th at 8PM ET.
Juneteenth has become a celebration not only in our cultural but it is being recognized globally as well.
After the Emancipation was signed by Abraham Lincoln, two years later it was announced that all Black Americans were freed.
On June 19, 1865 African American people were announced as being free in Texas of 1865. Which created many to rejoice after spending decades enslaved.
CNN decided to start a celebration on their network celebrating black culture, with musical performances & stories that explain the pursuit for freedom and social injustice.
The celebration started last year and was presented by Live Nation Urban who is also going to be the same host this year as well.
It will be broadcasted live on CNN for viewers to watch so that they can celebrate Juneteenth 158th anniversary.
You will also be able to watch it on OWN network as well.
There will be many performers who will take the stage June 19th such as Kirk Franklin, Coi Leray, Miguel, SWV, Jodeci & many more.
The celebration was created by black creators from Live Nation Urban and Jesse Collins Entertainment.
The celebration will be held in Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. You are able to purchase tickets for the live show now.
The event will last from 8PM ET- 12AM ET. The pre-show will start at 7PM ET.
We look forward to celebrating our cultural and to give the community what we need to continue to stand up for one another.
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