We Can Survive 2023: Introducing your ‘Opening Act’ winner, Izza

Meet Izza, the 'Opening Act' winner who will play Audacy's 'We Can Survive' 2023
We Can Survive 2023 Opening Act Izza
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By , Audacy

As the artists on Audacy’s We Can Survive 2023 lineup get ready to take the stage at Prudential Center in Newark, NJ on Saturday, October 14, 2023, we are proud to announce the winner of this year’s Opening Act competition, Izza.

Get excited for We Can Survive 2023 with Audacy's We Can Survive Radio, featuring past and present performers!

Out of over 15,000 artists from across the country, Izza will be making their WCS debut this year -- and taking home a cool $10K -- opening the night for Maroon 5ONEREPUBLICKelly Clarkson, and more at We Can Survive 2023.

"I'm so thankful for everyone that supported me and just rooted for me," Izza tells Audacy's Bru. "I'm so happy I've made it this far and can't wait to tell everyone that I get to play!"

We Can Survive has a mission to support I’m Listening and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) with a goal to take care of mental health just as we would our physical health. Together we can help save lives. Tickets are on sale HERE.

Audacy is committed to supporting the health and success of the communities that are the heart of its business. I’m Listening is the flagship program within Audacy Serves, the Company’s social impact platform that raises awareness of social issues and brings communities together for good. Join us 365 days a year as we aim to encourage those dealing with mental health issues to understand they are not alone and that it is okay not to be OK.

AFSP is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. If you or anyone you know is struggling with a mental health crisis, call or text 988, the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline.

Listen back on our favorite moments from our sixth-annual I'm Listening show, where each year during Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, Audacy presents a special, 2-hour broadcast dedicated to sharing mental health stories while offering resources and a safe place to speak openly, bringing together artists, athletes, medical experts, and others with honest conversations about mental health through authentic, open dialogue led by some of the nation’s top influencers.

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