Stars are honoring the graduating class of 2020!
Amid the Coronavirus pandemic, celebs are teaming up to celebrate students with virtual ceremonies. Miley Cyrus, Oprah Winfrey, Cardi B and more stars have already honored graduates this weekend with performances, speeches and more.
On Friday, Cyrus, Winfrey and Cardi joined Jennifer Garner, Lil Nas X, Simone Biles, Awkwafina, and Matthew McConaughey during Facebook and Instagram’s graduation celebration, titled #Graduation2020: Facebook and Instagram Celebrate the Class of 2020. Mindy Kaling and BJ Novak kicked off the celebration with a sweet intro.
Ahead of the celebration, Cardi sent a message to students, congratulating them on this special moment.
“I just wanna say congrats to all my high school and to all my college graduates. Congrats, congrats, congrats!” Cardi told students in a video message, posted to social media. “Don’t let no coronavirus or nothing take this special moment from you.”
On Saturday evening, President Barack Obama, Pharrell Williams, the Jonas Brothers, Zendaya, H.E.R., Kevin Hart, Alicia Keys, Lena Waithe, Megan Rapinoe, Maren Morris, Olivia Wilde and more stars joined together for Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020. The event was curated by LeBron James in collaboration with high school students and educators across the United States.