Gay rappers, gay rockers, gay country singers, and hip hop stars are on the rise. Previous decades of music that included groundbreaking pioneers like David Bowie, the Village People, George Michael, Joan Jett, Elton John, and Freddie Mercury have given way to today's young, openly gay musicians like Le1f, Troye Sivan, Adam Lambert, Sam Smith, and Years and Years frontman Olly Alexander. Never stay out of the music loop and always be the first to know who comes out of the closet. Out tracks trending gay music and out artists across genres so you never miss a beat.

Lifted off the band's fifth studio album, Painted Ruins, out Friday. 

August 14 2017 1:57 PM

The singer announced the news while apologizing for skipping the Teen Choice Awards. 

August 14 2017 1:10 PM

Naturally, the song evolved in a big way from its original draft.

August 14 2017 12:54 PM

Through GHE20G0TH1K & Planet X, the DJ has created a world of queer, intersectional inclusion. 

August 14 2017 12:48 PM

The Bronx rapper's breakout hit follows in the chart-topping footsteps of Nick Minaj's "Anaconda."

August 11 2017 5:52 PM

Her comeback album's title track speaks to the LGBTQ experience in a direct, colorful way. 

August 11 2017 5:17 PM

Revisiting the cinematic, grungy sounds of Le Tigre's second studio LP. 

August 11 2017 2:36 PM