100 Most Eligible Bachelors 2017

Anthony Varrecchia


Anthony Varrecchia is a model, social media influencer and brand ambassador. Vote for your favorite



MNEK is a British singer/songwriter, best known for his Zara Larsson duet, "Never Forget You," and solo Small Talk EP. He's also previously collaborated with major names like Beyoncé, Madonna, Kylie Minogue and MØ. Vote for your favorite

Colby Smith


Colby Smith is a celebrity makeup artist, who's worked with artists like Charli XCX, Lorde and Tove Lo. He recently released a line of lipsticks for Make Up For Ever with "I Love It" Swedish duo Icona Pop. Vote for your favorite



iLoveMakonnen is an Atlanta rapper, who rose to fame in 2014 after Drake released a viral remix of his track, "Tuesday." The artist came out as gay in January with a tweet saying, "As a fashion icon, I can't tell u about everybody else's closet, I can only tell u about mine, and it's time I've come out." Vote for your favorite

Wesley Berryman


Wesley Berryman is a rising New York-based fashion designer, whose clothing has been worn by names like Bella Hadid, Cardi B, Keke Palmer and Justine Skye. He's perhaps best known for creating a number of custom Lady Gaga looks for the singer's Joanne era. Vote for your favorite

Jesse Saint John


Jesse Saint John is a LA-based singer/songwriter, who's written tracks for Britney Spears, Charli XCX, Brooke Candy and Erika Jayne. He has plans to release an official solo music project in 2017. Vote for your favorite

Nik Thakkar


Nik Thakkar is a London-based influencer, who co-founded the award-winning luxury menswear brand Ada + Nik and created the political music project NEO 10Y. Vote for your favorite

Richard Haines


Richard Haines is a Brooklyn fashion illustrator, who's regularly seated front row at Fashion Week to draw in real time what's sent down runways. Intersecting fashion with art, his clients include Prada, J.Crew, Calvin Klein and Barneys, among others. Vote for your favorite

Brandon Maxwell


Brandon Maxwell is an American stylist and fashion designer, who won the CFDA Swarovski Award for Womenswear in 2016. In addition to being Lady Gaga's longtime stylist, he's dressed celebrity clients like Michelle Obama, Nicole Kidman, Kerry Washington and Naomi Campbell. Vote for your favorite

Colton Haynes


After coming out publicly last May, the Teen Wolf actor and Instagram sensation shared his struggles in OUT's September cover story, then went on to claim HRC's Visibility award, guest star on Ryan Murphy's Scream Queens, and expand his line of sought-after merch. Vote for your favorite

Jordan Hall


Known professionally as Boy Radio, the statuesque electro-pop musician is fresh off the release of his latest track, "Let's Go Party," and he continues to blow up the New York club scene with other original dance anthems, such as "Trust." Vote for your favorite

Edward Granger


Lacing his aesthetic with vibrant geometric patterns, the smoldering mural artist may be New York-based (his work has graced walls on the Lower East Side, and more recently, the Saks windows), but he's been commissioned to colorize indoor and outdoor spaces across the world, while also teaching art to students. Vote for your favorite

Kim Chi


This wildly inventive season 8 finalist from RuPaul's Drag Race made her singledom-and virginity-known on network TV, but as she told OUT in our March issue, she's hardly asexual. That said, the right man would have to pluck her away from her hectic drag-tour schedule. Vote for your favorite

Lisle Richards


If his ginger coif and broad frame weren't enough to draw you in, take note that this restaurateur is well equipped to wine and dine you, serving as owner of three of New York's hottest eateries: The Kola House, The Gilded Lily and The Wayfarer. Vote for your favorite

Rify Royalty


Challenging masculine standards with his genderfuck looks, the chiseled Royalty has earned his place as Brooklyn's premiere boylesque performer, bringing fringe drag to the masses with his popular party "Straight Acting" and booking regular gigs in Europe and beyond. Vote for your favorite

Olivier Rousteing


The Balmain brand continues to thrive under the creative direction of Paris-based Rousteing, a modern-day Saint Laurent who recently unveiled his fall '17 men's collection, and is perhaps the only person who can present his muses, the Kardashian-Wests, as nothing but chic. Vote for your favorite

August Gonet


Signed in New York, Paris and Milan, this svelte, perpetually bleached-blonde model is as much a regular on the runway as he is on the nightlife scene, having most recently walked for menswear brands like Rochambeau, Ovadia & Sons, Private Policy, and KTZ, and still finding time for after-hours fun. Vote for your favorite

Chad Wood


The towering blonde hairstylist gives us Disney-prince vibes, and could likely model himself, but instead he's busy perfecting the locks of Chrissy Teigen, Vanessa Hudgens, Shay Mitchell, and many other bombshells in his home base of Los Angeles. Vote for your favorite

EJ Johnson


EJ Johnson is the son of sports legend Magic Johnson and a reality TV star, best known for his hit show EJNYC. Vote for your favorite

Daniel Levy


Daniel Levy is a comedian and actor and Eugene Levy's son; the two star alongside each other in Schitt's Creek. Vote for your favorite

Troye Sivan


Former OUT cover star Troye Sivan is a singer/songwriter, famous for hits like "Youth" and "Wild." Vote for your favorite

Alex Newell


Alex Newell is a singer and actor, best known for playing transgender student Unique Adams on the hit TV show Glee. Vote for your favorite

Tom Lenk


Tom Lenk is an actor best known for his role as Andrew Wells on the cult TV show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Vote for your favorite

Eliot Glazer


Eliot Glazer is a comedian and writer for New Girl. He hosts a musical comedy revue called Haunting Renditions-and, yes, he's Ilana's brother. Vote for your favorite

Taylor Bennett


Chance the Rapper's younger brother is a fellow hip-hop artist, and just came out last month as bisexual. Vote for your favorite

Chad Hodge


Chad Hodge is a television producer, having worked on shows like Good Behavior and Waywayd Pines. Vote for your favorite

Zebra Katz


Zebra Katz is a rapper, best known for his viral 2012 single, "Ima Read." Vote for your favorite

Alex Mohajer


Alex Mohajer is the co-founder of Bros4America, the progressive advocacy organization, and a political writer for publications including The Huffington Post and The New York Times. Vote for your favorite

Bob the Drag Queen


Bob the Drag Queen won season 8 of RuPaul's Drag Race. Vote for your favorite

Nick Fager


Nick Fager is a therapist residing in New York City, whose practice focuses on LGBTQ issues. Vote for your favorite

Billy Eichner


Billy Eichner is a New York comedian and TV host, best known for his show Billy on the Street on TruTV, and his role on NBC's Parks and Recreation. Vote for your favorite

Andy Simmonds


Andy Simmonds is an illustrator based out of New York City, best known for his "Masc 4 Masc" illustrations and self-described "QT aesthetic." Vote for your favorite

Roman Sipe


Roman Sipe is a LA-based designer and stylist, who's dressed the likes of Shaun Ross, Taryn Manning, Riff Raff and Nico Tortorella. Vote for your favorite

Mateus Porto


Mateus Porto is a New York City photographer, whose work has been praised for documenting "the freaks" of NYC. Porto has also shot names like Azealia Banks and Sasha Velour. Vote for your favorite

Kevin Abstract


Kevin Abstract is a rapper based out of Los Angeles. He recently released his sophomore album, An American Boyfriend, and is a member of the group BROCKHAMPTON, which won VFILES Loud competition. Vote for your favorite

Yve Laris Cohen

Yve Laris Cohen is an all-encompassing transgender artist based in Brooklyn. His work is a combination of ballet, sculpture and architecture. Vote for your favorite

Michael Sam


Michael Sam is a football player currently competing in Canada. Sam was the first publicly gay player to be drafted to the NFL and also the first out athlete to play in the Canadian football league. Vote for your favorite

Matthieu Charneau


Matthieu Charneau is a French model and actor, most recently featured in the film Bad Bunny, which is slated to be released in 2017. Vote for your favorite

Nicholas Ghesquiere


Nicholas Ghesquiere is the current creative director of Louis Vuitton, though he recently announced he'll be leaving the iconic fashion house. Ghesquiere has previously helmed Balenciaga. Vote for your favorite

Alexander Wang


Alexander Wang is an American fashion designer and the former creative director of Balenciaga. In 2009, he won the CFDA's Swarovski Designer of the Year. Vote for your favorite

Garrett Swann


Garrett Swann is a model with MSA Models and an actor having appeared on TV shows including The Assistant and Fashion House. Vote for your favorite

Noah Galvin


Noah Galvin is an actor and the star of ABC's hit comedy The Real O'Neals. Vote for your favorite

Charlie Carver


Charlie Carver is an actor known for his roles on Desperate Housewives and Teen Wolf. Vote for your favorite

Javier Munoz

In addition to replacing Lin-Manuel Miranda as the star of Broadway's biggest show, Hamilton, Munoz graced the cover of our 2016 OUT 100 issue. Vote for your favorite

DeRay McKesson


An activist and advocate for civil rights, DeRay McKesson is a core member of the Black Lives Matter movement, in addition to running for mayor of Baltimore last year. Vote for your favorite

Jacob Bixenman


Jacob Bixenman is a model with Ford-he recently walked in shows at New York Fashion Week Men's, including our personal favoriate, Palomo Spain. Vote for your favorite

Logan Jackson


Logan Jackson is a model and artist living in NYC. He's also one of the founders of queer fashion website, You Do You. Vote for your favorite

Khasan Brailsford


Khasan Brailsford is a celebrity choreographer and professional dancer, having worked with names like Katy Perry, Beyonce and Lady Gaga. Vote for your favorite

Will Sheridan


Will Sheridan is a former college basketball player for Villanova and currently a Brooklyn-based recording artist. His albums include G.I.A.N.T. and G2R. Vote for your favorite

Edward Vigiletti


Edward Vigiletti is a rising LA-based producer, DJ and self-declared "freak." Vote for your favorite

Shamir Bailey


Shamir Bailey, known more simply as Shamir, is a singer/songwriter from Las Vegas. His debut LP Ratchet was released in May, 2015. Vote for your favorite

Bradley Callahan


Bradley Callahan, also known as BCALLA, is a rising Brooklyn-based designer whose looks have been worn by NYC nightlife royalty and celebs alike. Vote for your favorite

Cakes Da Killa


Cakes Da Killa, born Rashard Bradshaw, is a New York-based rapper, whose debut studio album, Hedonism, was released in October, 2016. Vote for your favorite

Nicky Ottav


Nicky Ottav is an NYC nightlife star best known for hosting some of the largest LGBTQfriendly parties in Manhattan. Ottav's debut installation, "Saints of a Different Order," recently opened featuring colorful multimedia works about his queer friends. Vote for your favorite

Milan Kelez


Milan Kelez is co-creator of the street art foundation THE NEW ALLEN, which seeks to showcase the work of New York City's graffiti artists and muralists. Vote for your favorite

Justin Tranter


Justin Tranter is a musician, songwriter and designer. His writing credits include collaborations with artists like Britney Spears, Gwen Stefani, Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber. He is also the former lead singer of NYC punk band Semi Precious Weapons. Vote for your favorite

Ferras Alqaisi


Ferras is a singer/songwriter, who was the first artist to sign with Katy Perry's label Metamorphosis Music. His new single, "Medicine," is out now. Vote for your favorite

David Yi


David Yi is a fashion writer with bylines at the Wall Street Journal, Elle, GQ, Harper's Bazaar, Esquire, Nylon and Refinery29. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of the men's beauty website Very Good Light. Vote for your favorite

Mike Hadreas


Mike Hadreas is a musician, who performs under the stage name, Perfume Genius. He has released three studio albums and performed on The Late Show With David Letterman. Vote for your favorite

Malik Alain


Malik Alain is a full-time model and Glossier's first male rep. He was also the face of fall 2017 New York Fashion Week Men's. Vote for your favorite

Mitch Grassi


Mitch Grassi is one of the lead singers of Grammy award-winning acappella vocal group Pentatonix. Vote for your favorite

Connor Franta


Connor Franta is a YouTube personality with more than 5 million subscribers. He is also the author of the bestselling memoir, A Work in Progress, and co-founder of the music label, Heard Well. Vote for your favorite

Casey Spooner


Casey Spooner is an New York artist and musician who founded the collective Fischerspooner. His work lives at the intersection of performance art, music and theater. Vote for your favorite

Joel Mignott


Joel Mignott is an English model who's walked in shows for designers such as Vivienne Westwood and shot with brands including Diesel and Adidas. He is also an aspiring DJ. Vote for your favorite

Mister Wallace


Mister Wallace is a Brooklyn-based rapper, whose debut Faggot EP explores constructs of queer sex and gender. Vote for your favorite

Joey Thao


Joey Thao is a wardrobe stylist, creative director and image consultant.. He has worked with major pop stars like Ariana Grande, JoJo, Jason Derulo, Becky G and Kehlani. Vote for your favorite

Nikko LaMere


Nikko LaMere is a Los Angeles-based photographer and director. He has worked with clients including Rolling Stone, Nylon Magazine, MTV and Teen Vogue. Vote for your favorite

Mark Indelicato


Mark Indelicato is an actor, singer, fashion blogger and photographer. He is best known for his role as Justin Suarez in the ABC series Ugly Betty. Vote for your favorite

Matt Ardell


Matt Ardell is an artist and fashion model. He has walked for Christopher Shannon, Fingers Crossed, Bespoken, John Elliott + Co, Martin Keehn and Tokyo Runaway Meets New York. Vote for your favorite

Nyle DiMarco


Nyle DiMarco is an actor, model and activist born into a large multigenerational Deaf family. He is the first Deaf person to win America's Next Top Model Cycle 22 and Dancing With The Stars Season 22. Vote for your favorite

Yanis Marshall


Yanis Marshall is a french choreographer best known for his viral dance videos shared by artists like Beyoncé, Ciara, and Ariana Grande. He appeared on the French version of Dancing with the Stars, choreographed for Ukraine's So You Think You Can Dance, and is now the new choreographer of Cirque du Soleil's "Zumanity" show in Las Vegas. Vote for your favorite

Tyler Glenn


Tyler Glenn is a singer/songwriter and the lead vocalist/keyboardist of Neon Trees. Vote for your favorite

Shayne Oliver


Shayne Oliver is a designer and founder of Hood By Air. His high fashion streetwear is a favorite of celebrities including Kanye West, Rihanna, Ciara, Kendrick Lamar and A$AP Rocky. Vote for your favorite

Kalay'an Mendoza


Kalay'an Mendoza is an award-winning activist advancing human rights using nonviolent direct action in the US and abroad. He is currently a Field Director at Amnesty International, and a recognized expert on movement building and community organizing. Vote for your favorite

Amini Fonua


Amini Fonua is two time Tongan Olympics swimmer. In addition to his competitive swimming career, Fonua is also a LGTBQ rights advocate and ambassador for skincare brand Raw Materials. Vote for your favorite

Adam Lambert


Adam Lambert is a Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, and stage actor. He dropped his first album For Your Entertainment after appearing on season 8 of American Idol, and has since released two more studio albums. He's currently on tour with Queen. Vote for your favorite

Olly Alexander


Olly Alexander is an English singer, songwriter and actor. He is the lead singer of the band Years & Years. Vote for your favorite

Tyler Oakley


Tyler Oakley is an Internet personality, author and activist. He began making YouTube videos in 2007 and has since amassed a following of more than 8 million. Vote for your favorite

Tituss Burgess


Tituss Burgess is a stage and TV actor best known for his hilarious portrayal of Titus Andromedon on the Tina Fey-created Netflix series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Vote for your favorite

Eliel Cruz


An activist and columnist devoted to breaking stigmas when it comes to queerness and religion, Cruz, the former executive director of Faith In America, now regularly speaks and writes about his favored causes for outlets ranging from NBC to Rolling Stone. His most recent contribution to OUT was an essay for a compilation piece about sexual racism. Vote for your favorite

Paolo Fanoli


The doe-eyed Fanoli was born and raised in Rome, but after graduating from Parsons, he's been making his mark as a designer on the New York fashion scene. He favors minimalism, boasts a cheeky and sexual sense of humor, and recently became a social media consultant at Visionaire. Vote for your favorite

Ian Daniel


Best known for co-hosting and executive producing Viceland's Gaycation with real-life bestie Ellen Page, Daniel pairs his warm demeanor with a steadfast activist streak, and pads his reality-show gig with curation, writing, and filmmaking projects. Vote for your favorite

Sam Morris


London-based Morris boasts skills in writing, filmmaking, music, and dance, but what's earned him the most notoriety is his shredded, ballet-trained otter bod, photos of which he regularly serves to his tens of thousands of Instagram followers. Want to see more? Visit his personal website, where he posts art films and full-frontal body positivity-all viewable for a modest subscription fee. Vote for your favorite

Dustin Bice


Simply going by "Bice" as he rises to prominence, this sharp-featured model-whose Out.com feature was followed by a hyper-styled editorial for Posture-is all the more sought-after given his unique, hairless look. (He has a genetic condition called alopecia unversalis.) After mere months in New York, the Houston native has shot with more than 30 photographers, met with multiple casting agents, and was a regular at New York Fashion Week Men's presentations. Vote for your favorite

Jussie Smollett


Continuing to be the star attraction on Lee Daniels's Fox melodrama Empire, Smollett, both crooner and heartbreaker, has yet to release his much-anticipated first album from Columbia Records, but he can be seen on the big screen this year in Ridley Scott's Prometheus sequel, Alien: Covenant. Vote for your favorite

Raymond Braun


One of the preeminent queer activists of his generation, Braun has worked with Google, YouTube, the HRC, and even Hillary Clinton in his pledge to utilize social media in the name of LGBTQ advocacy. On site for every major recent advancement for gay rights, Braun has also become a viable source for news updates at a time when those same rights are being threatened. Vote for your favorite

Kyle Krieger


Part hairstylist, part champion of queer visibility, Instagram superstar Krieger was one of few social media personalities recently invited to the White House by Barack Obama for his positive impact as an influencer. And for those who aren't among his nearly 600,000 followers, he's also known for being generous with shots of his ripped, inked body. Vote for your favorite

Nick Wooster


A fashion-world free agent who's often celebrated simply for what he pulls from his own closet, entrepreneur Wooster proves that there's no age limit to being a wildly successful influencer, not to mention a slick and well-traveled heartthrob. Vote for your favorite

Eric Rutherford


It's hard to attend a fashion event without bumping into the tireless Rutherford, arguably the internet's favorite gay silver fox, who's been signed with IMG Models in New York and London, and regularly serves as both designer muse and fashion correspondent. Vote for your favorite

Miles Gray


Gray's wide eyes reflect his insatiable taste for travel. When he's not working his day job as a physiotherapist, this Sydney-based hunk is trotting the globe and photographing its curiosities, sharing pics of the 30 he's visited-and of himself-with his loyal following. Vote for your favorite

Shea Couleé


Shea Couleé is Chicago-based drag queen, who will appear on season 9 of RuPaul's Drag Race. Vote for your favorite



Aquaria is one of the biggest drag queens and nightlife pillars in New York City. Vote for your favorite

Raul Lopez


Raul Lopez is a rising New York designer, whose private brand Luar made its official Made Fashion Week debut for spring '17. Vote for your favorite

Danny Schmittler


A bi-coastal musician with a wandering poet's spirit, Schmittler, otherwise known as AYER, has been steadily amassing underground fans for years, delivering electro-pop dance tracks whose lyrics evoke heartfelt ballads. His recent track "My Hands" shows his ear for inventive producer collaboration. Vote for your favorite

Jacolby Satterwhite


Satterwhite's singular blend of contortionist movements and digital, sex-fused imagery has had OUT's attention for at least three years, landing the artist on our Hot List in 2014, and in an expansive feature in our 2015 design issue. His work has also clinched him exhibitions in New York, L.A., London, and beyond, and in 2016, he was awarded a national fellowship from United States Artists. Vote for your favorite

Telfar Clemens Telfarglobal


Telfar Clemens' namesake NY-based brand Telfar is one of today's most prolific players in the rise of unisex fashion, seasonally releasing collections that are simple on the surface, but deeply complex in concept.Vote for your favorite

Thomas Rom


Thomas Rom is an art advisor philanthropist, who founded Think You Projects. Vote for your favorite