Before “Born This Way”
BY Advocate.com Editors
February 15 2011 4:15 AM ET
10. “Go West” by Pet Shop Boys, 1993
This paean to San Francisco as a gay utopia was first recorded by the Village People in 1979 but was given a haunting makeover by the Pet Shop Boys. The all-male choir singing back-up adds an almost elegiac touch.
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