Barbra Streisand to perform at LGBT-focused fundraiser for Hillary Clinton: Report

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Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign is bringing out the big fundraising guns as the race for the White House enters its final three months. With time of the essence, the Clinton camp has tapped music legend and gay icon Barbra Streisand to headline an LGBT-focused New York campaign fundraiser on Sept. 9 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York, according to a report.

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According to Buzzfeed, the invite for the "LGBT for Hillary" event features a rainbow H logo and lists dinner ticket prices starting at $1,200 and ranging up to $250,000 per, with those who pony up six figures earning a meet-and-greet with the candidate. Billboard reached out to reps for Streisand and Clinton and had not heard back at time of publishing.

Streisand has been firmly in Clinton's corner all year, defending the former Sec. of State against detractors who've criticized her high-dollar speeches in front of Wall Street bankers and hedge fund managers, and lashing out at Rep. candidate Donald Trump for his controversial statements. The New York show -- whose capacity has not been announced -- will benefit the Hillary Victory Fund, with money raised going to Hillary for America, the Democratic National Committee and state parties.

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EAST HAMPTON, NY - JULY 06: Barbra Streisand and James Brolin attend the 'And So It Goes' premiere at Guild Hall on July 6, 2014 in East Hampton, New York. (Photo by Sonia Moskowitz/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: Barbra Streisand attends the Glamour Magazine 23rd annual Women Of The Year gala on November 11, 2013 in New York, United States. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage)
Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford appear in a scene from the film "The Way We Were" in this undated handout photo. (AP Photo)
Singer Barbra Streisand performs during her concert in Tel Aviv, Israel, Thursday, June 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)
Omar Sharif, Barbra Streisand, on-set of the Film, "Funny Girl", 1968
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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: Barbra Streisand attends the Glamour Magazine 23rd annual Women Of The Year gala on November 11, 2013 in New York, United States. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: James Brolin and Barbra Streisand attend the Glamour Magazine 23rd annual Women Of The Year gala on November 11, 2013 in New York, United States. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: Singer Barbra Streisand attends Glamour's 23rd annual Women of the Year awards on November 11, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Glamour)
Barbra Streisand performs on stage at the O2 arena in London on Saturday, June 1, 2013. (Photo by Mark Allan/Invision/AP)
Entertainment star Barbra Streisand speaks during a ceremony at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem after she received an honorary doctorate in Jerusalem, Monday, June 17, 2013. Streisand waded into one of Israel’s touchiest issues Monday on the first major stop of her tour of the country Jewish religious practices that separate men and women. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)
Entertainment star Barbra Streisand waves during a ceremony at the Hebrew University after she received an honorary doctorate in Jerusalem, Monday, June 17, 2013. Streisand waded into one of Israel’s touchiest issues Monday on the first major stop of her tour of the country Jewish religious practices that separate men and women. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)
Walter Pidgeon, Barbra Streisand, on-set of the Film, "Funny Girl", 1968
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JOHN WAYNE is congratulated by Barbra Streisand after receiving his Oscar for TRUE GRIT in 1969
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Barbara Streisand, Portrait, On-Set of the Film, "A Star is Born", 1976
BARBRA STREISAND US singer and film actress in December 2012. Photo Jeffrey Mayer
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THE MAIN EVENT - 1979 Warner film with Barbra Streisand and Ryan O'Neal
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The singer is in the midst of a nine-date tour in support of her upcoming album of duets, ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, which features the screen and song legend pairing up with a roster of actors including: Alec Baldwin ("The Best Thing That Ever Has Happened"), Antonio Banderas ("Take Me To The World"), Jamie Foxx ("Climb Ev'ry Mountain"), Seth MacFarlane ("Pure Imagination"), Melissa McCarthy ("Anything You Can Do"), Chris Pine ("I'll Be Seeing You"/ "I've Grown Accustomed To Your Face"), Anne Hathaway and Daisy Ridley ("At the Ballet"), Patrick Wilson ("Loving You"), Hugh Jackman ("Any Moment Now") and the late Anthony Newley ("Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me)?").

Her tour is slated to wrap up in Toronto on Aug. 23, giving her plenty of time to rest up for the Clinton fundraiser.

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Britney Spears

Being in Vegas for #PieceOfMe is amazing for so many reasons... Especially today... because I had the incredible opportunity to meet @HillaryClinton!! Such an inspiration and beautiful voice for women around the world!!! This woman had an intense presence and I felt very honored to meet her!!!

Steve Harvey

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Cher

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Matt Damon

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George Clooney

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Richard Gere

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Snoop Dogg

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Leonardo DiCaprio

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Will Ferrell

(Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Turner)

Martha Stewart

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Tom Hanks

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Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West

I got my selfie!!! I really loved hearing her speak & hearing her goals for our country! #HillaryForPresident http://t.co/zGpdcGSZBD

Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker

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Amy Schumer

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DES MOINES, IA - OCTOBER 24: Singer Katy Perry attends the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner as a guest of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on October 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. The dinner is a major fundraiser for Iowa's Democratic Party. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Jennifer Lopez

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Kerry Washington

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Bethenny Frankel

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Oprah Winfrey

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Beyonce

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Uzo Aduba

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Tory Burch

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Candice Bergen

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Eva Longoria

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America Ferrera

Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Chloe Grace Moretz

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Ellen DeGeneres

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Bryan Cranston

(Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for the Maui Film Festival at Wailea)

Shonda Rhimes

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2 Chainz

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Ellen Pompeo

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Viola Davis

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Kendall Jenner

Shirt by @themarcjacobs. History by @hillaryclinton. #MadeForHistory #ImWithHer @voguemagazine

Demi Lovato

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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend

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Jesse Eisenberg

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Salma Hayek

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Lena Dunham

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Olivia Wilde

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