The country has strict laws governing LGBTQ people.
The AEG chairman previously came under fire for donating to anti-LGBTQ organizations.
Just yesterday, the Tony Award-winning actress was announced to perform at the January 19th event.
The singer-songwriter takes a stand against the state’s transphobic bathroom bill.
“Pope Francis should line up one hundred gay, lesbian and transgendered people from around the world and wash and kiss their feet.”
The UK film won LGBT Award at Cannes Film Festival.