Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum selling and multi-talented entertainer, Deborah Cox will perform at Chicago Pride Fest, Sun. June 23. Deborah Cox has conquered the R&B and pop charts, including six top-20 Billboard
magazine R&B singles, and an impressive eleven #1 hits on Billboard
's Hot Dance Club Play chart. In 2012, Deborah garnered her eleventh #1 Billboard
Dance single with “If It Wasn’t For Love.” In addition to roles in both film and television, Deborah also released her fifth album, Destination Moon
, a Grammy-nominated tribute album to the legendary Dinah Washington, in 2007 (Universal). That same year she received The Civil Rights Award from the New York Senate for her efforts in the fight for Human Rights and Equality. Related: ChicagoPride.com interview with Deborah Cox
The 2013 Chicago Pride Fest will take place Sat., June 22 and Sun., June 23, the weekend before the annual Pride Parade, along N. Halsted St. between Addison and Waveland in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood. $8 gate donation benefits the Northalsted Business Alliance.