You Should Be Dancing
July 19 2011 4:10 PM ET

You Should Be Dancing

Jeremy Kinser

Disco will never die. Here are some of the most enduring queer anthems that can still get us on the dance floor.

Opera Company Were Not Homphobic
July 05 2011 3:45 PM ET

Opera Company: We're Not Homophobic

Trudy Ring

Richard Mantle of England’s Opera North says homophobia was not the reason for canceling a new opera featuring a gay character, but show’s librettist, Billy Elliot creator Lee Hall, remains unconvinced.

Portrait of a Lady
July 05 2011 7:50 AM ET

Portrait of a Lady

Jeremy Kinser

Lay off Lady Gaga. With her omnipresence and tireless stumping for equality, she’s probably doing a lot more for LGBT rights than you are.

Opera Pulled Over Gay Content
July 04 2011 6:15 PM ET

Opera Pulled Over Gay Content

Trudy Ring

An opera company in England has canceled the premiere of a new opera by Billy Elliot creator Lee Hall because of objections to gay content.

Gay Kisses Sweeten Glee Concert
July 04 2011 5:05 PM ET

Gay Kisses Sweeten Concert

Trudy Ring

Two surprise same-sex kisses were highlights of the final concert in the Glee tour Sunday in Ireland.

Taiwans Gays Welcome Lady Gaga
July 03 2011 12:15 PM ET

Taiwan's Gays Welcome Lady Gaga

Trudy Ring

Gay fans and others turned out in force Sunday for Lady Gaga’s first concert in Taiwan, a free promotional event held in the city of Taichung.

Jane Wiedlin Go, Jane, Go!
May 27 2011 12:20 PM ET

Jane Wiedlin: Go, Jane, Go!

Brandon Voss

Out on tour again with the Go-Go’s, Jane Wiedlin talks gay groupies, bandmate Belinda Carlisle’s memoir, and activist alter ego Reverend Sister Go-Go.

Eric Himan: Indie Idol
April 28 2011 12:25 PM ET

Eric Himan: Indie Idol

Brandon Voss

As he releases his seventh studio album, Supposed Unknown, grassroots folk-pop rocker Eric Himan looks back at his determined decade as an openly gay artist and lyrical activist.

Hey Mr DJ
April 11 2011 10:00 PM ET

Hey, Mr. DJ

Neal Broverman

Meet Derrick Carter, one of the country's most in-demand DJs. He may be gay, but Lady Gaga isn't really his bag.

Dinahs Wright Stuff
March 30 2011 2:35 PM ET

Dinah's Wright Stuff

Neal Broverman

Chely Wright says she may not have been daring enough to check out The Dinah before she came out, but she doesn't expect the crowd of drinking lesbians will be all that different from a packed house at an outdoor Country Jam.

Jennifer Hudson Feeling Good
March 22 2011 5:15 PM ET

Back in the Spotlight

Jeremy Kinser

Jennifer Hudson talks about her hot new album I Remember Me, her film biography of Winnie Mandela, and the “beautiful” gay man in her “Where You At” video.

Jennifer Lopez Gets Real
March 15 2011 9:40 PM ET

Jennifer Lopez Gets Real

Jeremy Kinser

The iconic entertainer discusses her scorching new hit single “On the Floor,” the softer side of herself she’s presented on television, and whether an openly gay contestant can win American Idol.

Before Born This Way
February 15 2011 4:15 AM ET

Before “Born This Way”

Advocate.com Editors

The Advocate counts down 13 other great LGBT empowerment anthems that preceded Lady Gaga’s latest.

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