Meet ’s Gay Contestants

For 10 seasons of American Idol, fans in search of a gay superstar have almost always had to wait until a contestant was kicked off for him to come out — even when the guyliner, teased hair, and viral videos of same-sex lip locks made it pretty obvious.



THE VOICE VICCI X390 (NBC/UNIVERSAL) | ADVOCATE.COMTyler Robinson — Raised in Idaho and Brazil, 20-year-old Tyler Robinson has always been just a little different. Superstitious, gay, and Mormon, the performer is also passionate about tap dancing and musical theater. He's determined to make a successful career as a musician, and with the support of his mom and coach Blake Shelton, he's got a great shot. Coached by: Blake Shelton


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