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  • Beyonce Knowles with Destiny's Child

    Lifebeat Hero: Beyonce Knowles

    December 1, 1992 | No Comments

    Beyonce has been a supporter of Lifebeat’s mission since her days as lead singer of Destiny’s Child, and she continues to attend and support Lifebeat events. Beyonce performed along with Destiny’s Child at the 1999 World AIDS Day Music With a Message concert alongside ‘N Sync, Wyclef Jean and Monica. In 2002, Destiny’s Child made […]

  • Rod Stewart

    Lifebeat Hero: Rod Stewart

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    Rod Stewart has proven his support for HIV/AIDS prevention with two major donations of tour proceeds to Lifebeat. In 1999, he donated $100,000 to Lifebeat, raised by adding a 25-cent surcharge to ticket prices to the All Rod… All Night tour. In 2004, Rod again supported Lifebeat with a donation of proceeds from his Great […]

  • Hero-Diddy

    Lifebeat Hero: Sean “Diddy” Combs

    December 28, 1992 | No Comments

    Sean Combs, AKA “Diddy” or “P. Diddy”, has been a longtime supporter of Lifebeat and a true HIV/AIDS activist. He has lent his talents and support to many Lifebeat events and fundraisers. In 2001, he co-Chaired Lifebeat’s UrbanAID 2 concert featuring Alicia Keys, Jay-Z, The Roots and more. He also performed at the event, including […]

  • Russell Simmons

    Lifebeat Hero: Russell Simmons

    December 1, 1992 | No Comments

    Russell Simmons has been instrumental in producing some of Lifebeat’s biggest events over the years. Russell chaired the UrbanAid 2 concert in 2001, featuring Alicia Keys, Jay Z, and more. He also hosted a fundraising breakfast to benefit Lifebeat. Russell has lent significant support to Lifebeat’s Hearts & Voices Program and personally visited an HIV/AIDS […]