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Chinese censorship of Eurovision prompts LGBT community outcry

Chinese censorship of Eurovision prompts LGBT community outcry | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
A Chinese broadcaster's censorship of gay-themed content during this week's Eurovision Song Contest has fuelled an outcry among the country's LGBT community and prompted the European Broadcasting Union to halt its relationship with the channel.
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ConBoy, Indie-Rock Band Spearheaded by Two Queer Women, Slated to Release Their 1st EP on June 22

ConBoy, Indie-Rock Band Spearheaded by Two Queer Women, Slated to Release Their 1st EP on June 22 | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

ConBoy, the indie-rock band spearheaded by two queer women, is slated to release their first self-titled EP, ConBoy on June 22. ConBoy will be the debut of Skin’s guitarist, Daisy Spencer’s passion…

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Bob Dylan Sings About Gay Love

Bob Dylan Sings About Gay Love | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Six music artists including Mr. Dylan, Kesha and St. Vincent rerecord pop songs with a same-sex twist.
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Gay Country Artist Chase Sansing shoots Music Video for “Begins with You” at Pride Festivals around the Country

Gay Country Artist Chase Sansing shoots Music Video for “Begins with You” at Pride Festivals around the Country | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
“I wrote this song specifically to reach out to kids that are like me and are growing up in a small town thinking they are different and that there’s something wrong with them and that it’s a bad t…
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Meet Jaimie Wilson, a Transgender Activist With Guitar in Hand

Meet Jaimie Wilson, a Transgender Activist With Guitar in Hand | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

His before-and-after photos racked up 13 million views on Facebook and expanded the platform for his folk-pop music.

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Holland Releases Debut Single 'Neverland' as The First Gay K-pop Idol

Holland Releases Debut Single 'Neverland' as The First Gay K-pop Idol | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Holland released his first single "Neverland" on Sunday, putting same-sex love front-and-center.

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Los Angeles LGBT Center Presents SWEET BABY J'AI And The WOMEN IN JAZZ ALL-STARS

Los Angeles LGBT Center Presents SWEET BABY J'AI And The WOMEN IN JAZZ ALL-STARS | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced a special, one-night-only concert event the multiple award-winning vocalist Sweet Baby J'ai with the Women in Jazz All-Stars presenting an exciting tribute to women in music. The curtain will rise on Saturday, February 10, at 8pm in the LGBT Center's Renberg Theatre.
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Mormonism & LGBTQ Youth: Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds on His Documentary

Mormonism & LGBTQ Youth: Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds on His Documentary | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
In 'Believer,' a Sundance-bound documentary that he executive-produced, the Imagine Dragons frontman confronts the way Mormonism treats LGBTQ youth.
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A Christmas Connection With Gay Culture Thanks to a Gay Men’s Chorus

A Christmas Connection With Gay Culture Thanks to a Gay Men’s Chorus | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

...But whatever the reason, the event caused a rush of complicated emotions as I stood there with my family. A feeling of being connected to a gay community that provided me so much strength for so long, but that I now seldom engage with. The pride in hearing those beautiful voices with my daughters, who got to experience a moment of joy that perhaps deepened their appreciation for gay culture, or at least enkindled it. A familiar frisson of sadness as I surveyed the landscape of survivor-peers of the AIDS cataclysm.

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Growing Up Black And Gay In The South

Growing Up Black And Gay In The South | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
I thought there was literally a demon or evil spirit causing me to be gay and I wanted to do everything I could to get rid of it.
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Gay Agenda, Nov. 10: Sharon Needles Tributes Andy Warhol, Plus Kelela, Brian Justin Crum & More

Gay Agenda, Nov. 10: Sharon Needles Tributes Andy Warhol, Plus Kelela, Brian Justin Crum & More | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Gay Agenda is a weekly column for Billboard Pride where we run down a few things before the weekend. Between new tracks, music videos and pop culture moments, we want our readers to be prepared for boozy brunch conversation.
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Queen Of The Underdogs: 5 Reasons Pink Is an Underappreciated Gay Icon

Queen Of The Underdogs: 5 Reasons Pink Is an Underappreciated Gay Icon | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The androgynous star has been a longtime advocate for LGBTQ rights.
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One Gay Guy: CAZWELL

One Gay Guy: CAZWELL | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Luke Caswell, better known as Cazwell, is an American DJ, rapper, and songwriter. He has released the three studio albums: 1. Get Into It in 2006 2. Watch My Mouth in 2009 3. Hard 2 B Fresh in 2014 Cazwell has released several amazing, dynamic, sex soaked music videos and singles that will keep you dancing and Fuc#$ing ALL NIGHT LONG. His lyrics are fresh, fun, provocative and all around enjoyable. Cazwell hit the scene in the late 1990's and has been going strong ever since. With hits like Ice Cream Truck, Get My Money Back, All Over Your Face and No Selfie Control. Now, in 2017 Cazwell is back and sending a very strong musical as well as political message with his new single "Loose Wrists" off his very own brand new label "Snow Cone". 

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Jade Thirlwall Showed Again Just How Much She Cares About Being An LGBT Ally

Jade Thirlwall Showed Again Just How Much She Cares About Being An LGBT Ally | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Another day, another reason why Jade Thirlwall is literally the best person.
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Rising Country Music Artists on Issues Like Gun Control, Gay Rights

Rising Country Music Artists on Issues Like Gun Control, Gay Rights | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Country music's rising leaders are giving voice to new thoughts on such social issues as gun control and gay rights.
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Kacey Musgraves Dreams Of A Day When ‘We Have A Gay Country Music Icon’

Kacey Musgraves Dreams Of A Day When ‘We Have A Gay Country Music Icon’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

“If we had someone who could be that voice, a first-person account of that voice in our genre, I think it could be a really powerful thing.”

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Troye Sivan: ‘There’s power in living openly while being gay’

Troye Sivan: ‘There’s power in living openly while being gay’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

With his Madonna referencing music and porn star-featuring video, the vlogger turned musician is redefining what it is to be a male pop star

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Gap Launches 'Archive Reissue - Logo Remix' Collection with Original Film and Remixed Musical Track

Gap Launches 'Archive Reissue - Logo Remix' Collection with Original Film and Remixed Musical Track | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Gap, the iconic American clothing brand, today announces the launch of Gap 'Archive Reissue – Logo Remix,' a collection of apparel for men and women highlighting one of the most recognized logos in the world. For almost 50 years, the Gap logo has represented the heritage of the Gap brand and its relevance in culture. To celebrate its evolution, the 'Logo Remix' collection includes signature Gap styles, including tees, sweatshirts, and rugby shirts, thoughtfully designed with logos from throughout the decades.

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Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds hopes LDS leaders will see ‘Believer,’ his film about Mormon LGBT youths

Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds hopes LDS leaders will see ‘Believer,’ his film about Mormon LGBT youths | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Park City • Rock star Dan Reynolds was once a Mormon missionary, and in a documentary that premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, he declares a new mission: to urge leaders of his faith to stop shaming their LGBT members.

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Hayley Kiyoko's Great Gay Pop Music Takeover

Hayley Kiyoko's Great Gay Pop Music Takeover | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
On the eve of releasing her debut album, the Disney actor turned quadruple-threat pop star is ready to take her unapologetically queer music to the mainstream.
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Gay EDM Musician Joey Suarez Becomes Newest Andrew Christian Ambassador

Gay EDM Musician Joey Suarez Becomes Newest Andrew Christian Ambassador | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

EP Candy Kid featuring “Dancing By Myself” Now Available Ever since Joey Suarez was a teenager, he always had a dream of merging music, theater and fashion. Now, at 25, his dream will finally becom…

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Gay New Age Musician Dan Chadburn Releases Held In the Light

Gay New Age Musician Dan Chadburn Releases Held In the Light | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
A native of Oregon, New Age artist Dan Chadburn began studying classical piano at the age of nine, eventually earning a Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance at Pacific Lutheran University. Follow…
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Umlilo and Whyt Lyon celebrate homo-erotica in fierce ‘DL Boi’ Music Video

Umlilo and Whyt Lyon celebrate homo-erotica in fierce ‘DL Boi’ Music Video | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Queer expression is seldomly represented in popular main-stream South African culture. Avant-garde music artists Umlilo and Whyt Lyon (from Stash Crew) have joined forces to break this cultural erasure and inject it with their catchy, homo-erotic dance track – “DL Boi”. The duo have elicited the help of some of Joburg’s fiercest queer talent to create a dance music video extravaganza.

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Who are Jonathan Fernandez and Trent Crews? Meet LHHNY's first gay couple

Who are Jonathan Fernandez and Trent Crews? Meet LHHNY's first gay couple | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Season 8 of Love & Hip Hop: New York sees the introduction of the show's first gay couple — Jonathan Fernandez and Trent Crews. Find out more about them!
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The Gay Architects of Classic Rock

The Gay Architects of Classic Rock | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Who created that gorgeous 20th-century creature, the rock star? Consider the gay image makers of the day, from Brian Epstein to Jann Wenner.
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