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Here's the queer history behind the TikTok Gen X Parents '80s dance challenge blowing up your timeline

TikTok has Gen X parents dancing carefree like it's the 1980s, but the synth-pop song "Smalltown Boy" from gay trio Bronski Beat, which plays over all the videos, was a lifeline for queer people of the era.

Elton John fights LGBTQ+ discrimination with ‘Speak Up Sing Out’ campaign

The music icon is using his platform to uplift the LGBTQ+ community during Pride Month.

Grammy-winner Shelby Lynne's 'Over and Over' is a smoky, searing ode to past love

While celebrating the 25th anniversary of her breakthrough album, I Am Shelby Lynne, the out artist has dropped the single 'Over and Over," about the pervasive memory of past love.

Here's when 'Heartstopper' season 3 is coming out

Yes, you read that right! New music from the Grammy-winning queer pop star is going to be featured in the beloved Netflix series.

Cyndi Lauper hailed as a pioneering activist for queer people in a new documentary

The documentary Let the Canary Sing outlines Cyndi Lauper's rise to fame in the 1980s along with her early activism for LGBTQ+ people, reproductive freedom, and more.

Dua Lipa thanks her devoted gay fans by dropping 'mature' new album 'Radical Optimism'

The Grammy winner has skyrocketed to success over the last few years and has no signs of slowing down.

12 lesbian music icons to know this Lesbian Visibility Day

Their bops are the soundtrack to many people’s lives.

30+ years of The Dinah: A global, queer-affirming celebration

The Dinah, celebrating over three decades of queer inclusivity, showcases a transformative five-day event that highlights the power of unity, acceptance, and the joy of collective celebration.

Linda Perry opens up in new documentary, premiering in June at Tribeca Festival

"I felt proud of how revealing it is," Perry says of Let It Die Here.

Ben Platt's 'Cherry on Top' with Noah Galvin celebrates gay love and L.A.

Tony winner Ben Platt's home-movie style video for 'Cherry on Top' tells a story of joyous queer love as he and his fiancé, Noah Galvin, spend a day kissing, embracing, and romping around Los Angeles landmarks.

How Beyoncé's Cowboy Carter advances equality

The hit album is much more than simply a genre detour for the superstar.

Trans woman assailed during Kanye West's Rolling Loud set beats back 'bullies' (exclusive)

Blu Linares recently told The Advocate about her reaction to the viral video of her assault, and the moments leading up to it.

Sinéad O'Connor's estate demands that 'biblical devil' Donald Trump cease using her music

The late singer's recording of "Nothing Compares 2 U" has been played at Trump campaign rallies.

How GLAAD is nurturing Black queer music

GLAAD's Equity in Media and Entertainment Initiative brings together Black queer artists to provide a nurturing and supportive space for creative talent.

A gender-bending Civil War soldier's tale comes to the musical stage

Sarah Rosetta Wakeman presented as a man to fight for the Union. Now Wakeman's story is the subject a musical play, written by Jenn Grinels and featuring nonbinary actor Ari Notartomaso.

'The Color Purple' actor Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor slams film for 'sanitizing' lesbian romance

The Color Purple musical movie took "sisters before misters" a little too seriously when cutting elements of a lesbian romance in favor of sisterhood themes, out actor Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor says.

10 empowering single girly anthems to add to your Valentine's Day playlist

While everyone around us is all boo'd up, we're gonna be rocking these song nonstop!

Yes, Dixon Dallas knows he's driving conservatives, rednecks, and all the gays mad

The controversial country singer is opened up all about his haters, his lovers, and his new heartbreak anthem.