On this special Fire Drill Friday, join Jane Fonda and Greenpeace USA for an inspiring and moving conversation with global superstar and activist @Demi Lovato They will be discussing Demi’s path to activism, the power of taking action virtually, and the ways in which younger generations are speaking up and out on so many issues — from climate to LGBTQIA+ rights.
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Global superstar Demi Lovato is a multi-platinum, GRAMMY-nominated singer, actor, producer, and best-selling author with one of the biggest social media followings of 108+ million. Their 2008 debut album, Don’t Forget, was followed with sold-out world tours and five hit records, including 2017’s Tell Me You Love Me, featuring the viral hit “Sorry Not Sorry”. Other hit singles include “Cool for the Summer” and “Heart Attack,” among others. In 2020 they made their return to the stage with the debut of powerhouse ballad “Anyone” at the GRAMMY Awards and appeared at Super Bowl LIV where they performed the National Anthem, followed by the recent release of their singles the empowering “I Love Me,” “I’m Ready” with Sam Smith where the two declare that they are ready to be loved, the politically charged “Commander in Chief, and “What Other People Say” with Sam Fischer. In addition, Lovato kicked off 2021 with a performance in the Presidential Inauguration Committee’s “Celebrating America” special following President Biden’s inauguration. Alongside their music, Demi has also maintained an acting career and recently appeared in the final season of NBC’s Will & Grace and the recent Netflix feature film Eurovision opposite Will Ferrell, Rachel McAdams and Pierce Brosnan. Lovato has been honored with numerous awards, including an MTV Video Music Award, five People’s Choice Awards, an ALMA Award, a Latin American Music Award, a GLAAD Vanguard Award for LGBTQ activism, and most recently a VMA nomination for “I Love Me” in the “Video for Good” category. They have received two GRAMMY Award nominations, four Billboard Music Award nominations and three Brit Award nominations. Lovato is a passionate global advocate for mental health, named by Global Citizen as the organization’s official ambassador in 2017. They were also honored by the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, with the Artistic Award for Courage, and is a New York Times best-selling author. Most recently, Lovato premiered their powerful four-part documentary series from YouTube Originals and director Michael D. Ratner entitled Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil at SxSW, where it opened the 2021 festival and went on to receive rave reviews upon its wide release. Demi’s accompanying album, Dancing with the Devil… The Art of Starting Over, was released on April 2, 2021, where it landed at #1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart and #2 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. On May 19, 2021, Lovato premiered their new podcast, 4D With Demi Lovato, where they announced that they identify as non-binary and have officially changed their pronouns to they/them.