Stories about singers, groups, bands and musical acts who have something to say about the LGBT community, good or bad

Kacey Musgraves will be first country star to perform at the #GLAADAwards in New York

Earlier this year, Kasey Musgraves won Grammys for Best Country Song and Best Country Album. Now, she will make history by becoming the first country artist to perform at the New York GLAAD Media Awards.

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Christian band "Jars of Clay" frontman comes out as ally in 3 days of tweeting

Dan Haseltine is the lead singer of the popular Christian folk rock band, Jars of Clay. He's a songwriter, author, founder and board member of the non-profit Blood:Water Mission and, now, an ally to the LGBT community. Since Tuesday, he's been tweeting about marriage equality, loving LGBT people, and his Christian beliefs as support for being an ally.

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Nobel laureate Vargas Llosa points pen at church; supports civil unions in Peru

Peruvian writer and Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa recently drew international headlines when he criticized his country's Catholic Church for its stance on civil unions. Vargas Llosa described the church as "crassly ignorant" for saying that homosexuality was against the natural order and said passing civil unions would make Peru a more "decent" country. A libertarian and internationally read author, Vargas Llosa has spoken before in support of marriage equality.

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George Takei to be honored at #GLAADAwards, Kylie Minogue to perform

TV icon and LGBT advocate George Takei will be honored at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York at the Waldorf Astoria on May 3 where he will receive the Vito Russo Award. Global superstar Kylie Minogue will perform at the show.

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April 18, 2014

The GLAAD Wrap: Billy Porter releases an album, B.D. Wong returns to "Law & Order: SVU," and "Phobos" needs your help

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.

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You light up her life: Debby Boone speaks about LGBT acceptance at the #GLAADAwards

Debby Boone, the singer of the massive 70s hit, "You Light Up My Life," talked about GLAAD's work, along with how friends and family moved her to a place of accepting and loving LGBT people.

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VIDEO: Rita Moreno presents the Vanguard Award to Jennifer Lopez at #GLAADAwards in LA

Global superstar Jennifer Lopez was honored with GLAAD's Vanguard Award tonight at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles. Rita Moreno presented Lopez with the award.

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Snapshots of our work: Trans 100, Boy Scouts, LGBT immigrants, and more

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment, and online media.

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Blondie's Debbie Harry opens up about attraction to both women and men

Punk icon Debbie Harry--actress, singer, and front woman for the band Blondie--said in a recent German interview that she has been romantically involved with women as well as men.

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April 4, 2014

The GLAAD Wrap: Frank Ocean releases new single, Cheyenne Jackson live in LA, and more!

Every week, the GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related recent news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.

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