Bishop Briggs makes history as first woman to headline ALTer EGO
Briggs shared the stage with scene favorites such as twenty one pilots and the Killers.January 20, 2019
Tonight! Some of rock’s biggest acts take the stage at @theforum in LA for the 2019 iHeartRadio ALTer Ego! ?Notifications
— iHeartRadio (@iHeartRadio) January 19, 2019
“Thank you so much,” Briggs says onstage during her set. “We only have two more songs, so I want whatever I say in this little moment important and hopefully special. But something that is really exciting that I just want to say ‘thanks’ for is — I’m the woman on this lineup. I’m gonna try not to cry.”
However, Briggs later admitted that she couldn’t hold her emotions inside.
I WAS CRYING THEN & IM CRYING NOW https://t.co/ee7XrpFP8l
— Bishop Briggs (@thatgirlbishop) January 20, 2019
You can watch a video of her performance at ALTer EGO below.
This is not the first time Bishop Briggs was a symbol of empowerment and inspiration. The singer recently shaved her head to stand in solidarity with her friend Arax who just started chemotherapy.
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