Indie artist and activist, Danielle LoPresti was joined by her wife, recording artist and producer Alicia Champion, and their 4 year old son Xander Lucian in a holiday video that represented not only a family with same-sex parents, but who were also multi-racial. The duo wanted something their son could relate to after finding nothing online, so they created a video for LoPresti's version of the 1952 Tommie Connor classic, I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus and it was an instant hit.
While Starbucks has gotten major attention this month for featuring a lesbian couple holding hands on their annual holiday cups, another lesbian couple is still getting major attention for featuring themselves in their holiday music video, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus”. California recording artist, Danielle LoPresti, is the first and only lesbian family Christmas music video or short film on YouTube and has over a half million views.
June 1st was the official launch of Gay Pride month across America, which is typically a time for honoring LGBTQ history and celebrating freedom and equality. On June 12th, 2016 the celebrations came to a screeching halt when a gunman targeting gays and lesbians walked into Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida and opened fire killing 49 and injuring 51 people in the largest mass shooting in U.S. history.
Last Friday it was exactly one year since indie recording artist Danielle LoPresti and her wife Alicia Champion won over fans with her music video for "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" and it went viral.
As the battle between the LGBTQ community and the Religious Right continues, indie recording artist Danielle LoPresti released a powerful music video that explains it all.
Danielle LoPresti's new music video, Holy, is already creating buzz for its controversial storyline and notable cast.
It was the song and video that quickly became labeled as this Summer's anthem for bisexuals around the world, and as Bi Visibility Day kicked off today, the video and song have started trending on social media with fans falling in love with singer, Alicia Champion all over again.
The month of June is nationally known as the official kickoff of the LGBT Pride season which celebrates diversity, self affirmation, and freedom to be yourself.
This year Pride goers might see the "B" rocking it's way to the limelight with the release of Alicia Champion's pop / rock anthem, "Bi".
San Diego based recording artists and real life couple, Danielle LoPresti and Alicia Champion officially released their first Christmas video, "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" on YouTube. With over 200,000 views to date, the video is receiving rave reviews from fans and celebrities alike.