The fifth annual VH1 Trailblazer Honors will celebrate groundbreaking screenwriter, director and producer Ryan Murphy
, LGBTQ and civil rights hero, author and activist James Baldwin
, the ACLU
and social activists Sybrina Fulton
and Tracy Martin
. American singer, songwriter and record producer Bebe Rexha is also set to perform.
This year's ceremony will broaden its focus to include trailblazers of diversity within the LGBTQ community and beyond by shining a spotlight on the inspiring people and social movements that have changed our world.
The one-hour special will air from The Cathedral of Saint John The Divine
in New York City Thursday, June 28th
at 9:30/10:30c on VH1 and Logo. Follow @VH1 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook and use #TrailblazerHonors to join the conversation.