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||LGBTQ+ lullaby album to be released Oct. 28
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Broadway Records announced the impending release of The Rainbow Lullabywhich the label said is "the world's first LGBTQ lullaby album."
The album will be available Thursday, Oct. 28, wherever digital music is sold and on BroadwayRecords.com .
The brainchild of Ryan Bauer-Walsh, the recording includes songs by 15 LGBTQIA+ writers, including Bauer-Walsh, Marc Shaiman (Hairspray) and Debra Barsha (Radiant Baby). More than 30 LGBTQIA+ artists are featured, including Broadway stars Matt Doyle, Jenn Collela, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Chilina Kennedy, Caitlin Kinnunen, Michael Longoria, Kyle Dean Massey, Lauren Patten, Jelani Remy, Chris & Clay Rice-Thomson, Marissa Rosen and Marty Thomas.
Tracks include "Two Mama Flamingos," "Hide and Seek," "Go To Sleep," "There's a Bunny on the Moon," the title song and other tunes.
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