Pride in the Park Chicago has announced its lineup for 2022, which will feature headliners The Chainsmokers and Alesso, as well as a wide range of other musicians and drag performers.
This year Chicago’s immersive Pride celebration will follow the return of an in-person parade. The Pride in the Park celebration returned last year, and is expected to draw 30,000 attendees to enjoy performances from queer and LGBTQ-ally artists.
Topping the list of entertainers are Grammy-winning DJ and production duo The Chainsmokers (below), who will perform their single "High" from their upcoming fourth studio album.
The 2022 headlinerslineup includes Alesso, the Grammy-nominated DJ ranked as one of the Top 100 DJs in the world who has collaborated with Katy Perry, Usher, David Guetta, Tove Lo, and more.
Singer/songwriter Daya (below), will be performing. She was featured on The Chainsmokers' song "Don't Let Me Down," which peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Chicago's celebration will also feature three top Drag Race stars, Monet X Change, Shea Couleé, and Priyanka. The latter is the winner of the first season of the reality competition series Canada's Drag Race in 2020.
Shea Couleé (above), the fashion Icon, musician, activist, and drag star who won RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars Season 5, will also perform. Couleé is one of the eight returning winners competing in the seventh season of RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars, the first-ever all-winners season of Drag Race.
Monet X Change
Singer, podcaster, television personality, and RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars winner Monet X Change (above) is also one of eight returning winners competing in the seventh season of RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars.
Here’s the rest of the 2022 Pride in the Park lineup.
Joel Corry DJ, producer, and television personality, who came to prominence in 2019 with the release of his single "Sorry" which reached number six in the UK Singles Chart.
Rapper and television personality, Saucy Santana with a debut studio album “Keep It Playa” was released in 2021.
J. Worra, best known for her role as a producer and skills behind the scenes, Worra was hailed as DJ Mag’s 2019 Breakthrough Music Producer of the Year.
Singer and Youtube sensation Rebecca Black of the viral hit single "Friday", recently came out as queer and released her new song "Girlfriend."
DJ, songwriter, and music producer Moore Kismet is currently signed with Thrive Music and Universal Music Group.
Mz Worthy, this DJ is one of the four original members of the Dirtybird Crew, and has performed at Coachella, Dirtybird Campout, Burning Man, and Ultra festivals.
Circuitmom Production will once again bring exceptional themes, outfits, drag kings and queens, world-famous DJs, and that signature electric house music that only they can deliver at Chicago's second stage.
There will aslo be performances by Aaron Aanenson, GSP, Alexandrea Diamond, Avi Sic, Sasha Love, Kenya Black Dupree, Dusty Bahls, Janky, Mimi Marks, Khloe Couleé, Kenzie Couleé, Bambi Banks Couleé, Lúc Ami, Juicy Love Dion, Pepper, Travis Fiero, and Pride Ball hosting by Legendary Kentrele Gorgeous Gucci.
Watch the Chicago Pride 2022 Promo video below: