Music

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

Grammy-nominated songstress Mary Lambert performs on Elvis Duran show

Mary Lambert, the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter behind the chorus of Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' hit "Same Love," and her own full track extension "She Keeps Me Warm," performed on Z100's Elvis Duran and the Morning Show today before joining Duran for an interview with Good Day NY.
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The GLAAD Wrap: Winners of Teddy Awards, 'The Vampire Diaries' casts a gay character and more!

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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WATCH: SHE4ME rocks marriage equality with new music video PSA

Marriage Equality USA has released a public service announcement (PSA) in music video form, called SHE4MarriageEquality, or SHE4ME. Paired with the song "SHE," written and performed by Jen Foster, the video follows the lifelong love story of two young women, played by Gabrielle Christian and Nicole Pacent. You may recognize one of the brides...

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VIDEO: GLAAD interviews Ingrid Michaelson on being an ally through music

Lately, Ingrid has gained recognition in a new realm, as an LGBT ally. Her newest song "Girls Chase Boys" has been recognized for bending the gender binary as well as for recognizing same-sex relationships in an inclusive lyric. GLAAD got an exclusive interview with Ingrid about using music to be an ally and where her art is headed with her upcoming album, Lights Out.

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Belarus indie-rock band Kiwi Time speaks up for LGBT people in Russia

Kiwi Time, one of San Francisco's most popular & spirited indie-rock / pop bands, is donating proceeds to and raising awareness for Uprising of Love, a coalition whose mission is to give Russian LGBT activists a voice and provide the financial resources to fight discrimination.

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Italy's first trans former MP and Pussy Riot members among those arrested in Russia

Vladimir Luxuria, Europe's first openly transgender parliamentarian and former Italian MP, was detained in Sochi, Russia over the weekend under the country's anti-LGBT, so-called "propaganda law." The following day, she was detained for a second time, and left by authorities in a rural area.

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February 14, 2014

The GLAAD Wrap: 'Date and Switch' gets released, American Idol has its first out contestant, and Patrik-Ian Polk has a new movie

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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February 10, 2014

Model Carmen Carrera profiled on CNN's In The Spotlight

CNN profiled model Carmen Carrera on their in-depth profile series In the Spotlight as she prepped for her first international photo spread with Glamour UK.

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The GLAAD Wrap: Neil Patrick Harris honored; new music from Uh Huh Her, George Michael; comic anthology 'Qu33r' and more!

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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Blondie stands with LGBT Russians, turns down Olympics concert offer

Debbie Harry, lead singer of iconic rock band Blondie, today shared an offer she got to perform a concert during the Sochi Winter Olympics. She passed on the offer because of Russia's oppressive anti-LGBT laws which affect millions of Russian citizens, visiting fans and athletes.

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