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Country music singers Ty Herndon, Billy Gilman come out as gay

Friday, November 21, 2014
Ty Herndon (left) and Billy Gillman
In separate announcements Thursday, country music singers Ty Herndon and Billy Gilman came out as gay. Herdon went first, in interviews with People Magazine and Entertainment Tonight. His announcement inspired Gilman to do go public as well in a You Tube video posted just a few hours later. [...]

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Sam Smith, the sad singer? Not really…

Thursday, November 13, 2014
Sam Smith
NEW YORK -- If you go to a Sam Smith concert, you'll probably hear his stories of unrequited love and how he's never been in a relationship. But he says that void has been slowly filled - partly thanks to meeting men and going on dates - but mainly because [...]

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Brandy Clark enjoying big buzz ahead of Country Music awards

Monday, November 3, 2014
Brandy Clark
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The year's most buzzed about new country artist is one most country fans may never heard on the radio. Brandy Clark, an openly gay artist who sings, among other things, about pot-smoking housewives, had almost given up on becoming an artist herself... [...]

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Matt Alber: ‘Handsome Man’ (Video)

Thursday, October 2, 2014
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"Handsome Man" is a new music video from out singer and songwriter Matt Alber, from the album "Wind Sand Stars." [...]

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Gay music legend Bob Crewe dead at 83

Friday, September 12, 2014
Bob Crewe
Bob Crewe, the veteran producer, singer and songwriter who penned a string of hits for the Four Seasons died Thursday at the age of 82. Crewe’s brother, Dan, confirmed the songwriter’s death, reports Rolling Stone: [...]

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Dominican Republic bans Miley Cyrus for promoting ‘lesbian sex’

Friday, August 22, 2014
Miley Cyrus
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — The Dominican Republic government commission that oversees public performances is banning a Sept. 13 concert by Miley Cyrus on morality grounds and for allegedly inciting lesbian sex. The National Commission of Public Entertainment and Radio said in a statement Thursday that it took the action [...]

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‘Weightless,’ a stunning tale of unrequited love between two boys

Thursday, June 5, 2014
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"Weightless," new from the August 2013 Washed Out album, Paracosm. Directed by David Altobelli, the 7-minute video is a stunning tale of unrequited love between two boys that hovers between dream and reality. [...]

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‘All-American Boy’ gay-themed music video a YouTube hit

Monday, July 8, 2013
Steve Grand
LOS ANGELES -- He's a musician without a record label, a card holder without any remaining credit. And the gig that supplies what he calls "food money" may now be in jeopardy. But after events of the last week, Steve Grand said "I would die a happy man today," and [...]

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Audio recording emerges of singer Michelle Shocked’s anti-gay rant

Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Michelle Shocked
Audio emerged Wednesday of folk singer Michelle Shocked's performance at a San Francisco club on Sunday night, in which her anti-gay remarks have led to a firestorm of criticism among the LGBT community and its allies, and led to an abrupt end to her U.S. tour. [...]

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Michelle Shocked says she was misunderstood; distances herself from anti-gay rant

Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Michelle Shocked
Folk singer Michelle Shocked, who stunned a San Francisco audience on Sunday night after breaking into an anti-gay rant in which she said, “God hates fags," only to see the remaining dates of her U.S. tour cancelled, has now issued two rambling statements in which she distances herself from the [...]

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