In celebration of this yr’s Nationwide Voter Registration Day on Tuesday (Sept. 20), Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift and extra of the world’s greatest musicians are doing their half on social media to encourage followers all around the nation to verify they’re able to vote as soon as midterm elections come round this November.
Partnering with HeadCount, Grande shared an announcement reminding followers how vital midterms — which happen this yr on Nov. 8 — are particularly with regards to girls’s well being care, LGBTQ rights and local weather motion. “The candidates and measures being voted on for the midterm elections have the ability to affect thousands and thousands of lives – and affect points like entry to abortion care, how we reply to local weather change, the rights of trans youth, and extra,” the “Positions” singer stated.
“I encourage everybody to prepare for the upcoming elections by checking their voter registration standing or registering to vote via sources like HeadCount,” she continued. “If all of us vote and encourage all of our family members to vote with us, we’ll really be capable to create a change.”
Paramore, The Lumineers, Gayle and several other different musicians additionally posted on Tuesday in partnership with HeadCount, which, only one week previous to Voter Registration Day, teamed up with Harry Styles to launch a marketing campaign providing followers who confirm their standing as a registered voter an opportunity to attend his Harryween live performance in L.A. The nonpartisan group beforehand joined forces with Billie Eilish, who endorsed HeadCount’s “Good to Vote” initiative in July.
“With what’s going on in our nation, we have to get out to the polls and vote for what we imagine in,” the “Happier Than Ever” singer stated in an announcement on the time. “Not displaying up will not be an possibility.”
Swift, who in 2020 reminded her followers to get to the polls for the presidential election, made her Nationwide Voter Registration Day publish in alliance with Vote.org. “There are solely 49 midnights till the 2022 United States Midterm Elections on November 8,” she wrote on her Instagram story, a cheeky reference to her upcoming album Midnights. “8.3 million individuals are newly eligible to vote for the reason that final normal election and 1 in 4 eligible voters aren’t registered to vote. Ensure that your voice is heard.”
See how Ariana Grande, Harry Kinds and extra musicians are urging followers to register to vote beneath: