Hints from Lorde's social media accounts — mentions of Jack Antonoff and Flume — offer only tantalizing clues about what she might do next. They sound like a rom-com soundtrack come to life. This along with his fame and persona makes him one of our top gay male icons. Their combination of emo and indie make for a throwback to the early 2000s in the best possible way. To the chagrin of some, that's not really the credo of these well, as far as we know — they've been committed to their guys for years. For fans of: Grace Potter, Rozzi Crane, Kristen Diable, Delta Rae 9.
It means I can play more kinds of roles. During his relatively short 11 months in office, he passed a stringent gay rights ordinance for the city of San Francisco. Out tracks trending gay music and out artists across genres so you never miss a beat. These celebrities have not only gained more respect but have opened up the doors for homosexuals to come out and be outright vocal about their sexuality. The series we present in this post are from the previous century. For fans of: Lorde, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato 12.
I admire that he stands up for human rights for all! The star performed it before 60,000 people during a guest appearance at Taylor Swift's recent show at MetLife Stadium. The only thing standing in his way is legal trouble -- this month, he was sentenced to 120 days in jail for charges related to possession of drugs. From James Dean to Elton John to Stephen Fry and Macklemore, each has rightfully earned the title as one of our top gay icons. Best of all, he openly embraces the love that he gets from his gay fans. He is very much straight and in a long term relationship with a female. For fans of: Janet Jackson, Jhene Aiko, Bea Miller 10. This year, he's appeared on songs from Rich the Kid and Post Malone, popped up during a Justin Bieber show at Madison Square Garden, acted in Baz Lurhman's The Get Down, and modeled Louis Vutton's womenswear.
What about Chris Colfer, a kid that was bullied his whole life for being different then brought those feelings and experiences to life for all of us to see and be aware of. What about the creator of Glee, Ryan Murphy? When the single climbed to No. Birth Dates: Allyson Brooke Hernandez, July 7, 1993 Age: 23 ; Normani Kordei Hamilton, May 31, 1996 Age: 20 ; Lauren Michelle Jauregui, June 27, 1996 Age: 20 ; Camila Cabello, March 3, 1997 Age: 19 ; Dinah Jane Hansen, June 22, 1997 Age: 19 Last Year's Rank: No. Chart triumphs like these are giving non-hip-hop black males a higher profile than they've had in years. Bebe gives major Lorde vibes with her dark hair, smoky eye, and powerful voice. That's the stuff that makes me feel good.
Never stay out of the music loop and always be the first to know who comes out of the closet. My whole upbringing was around gay people. Daya's debut album was put together with the help of the same team that crafted her initial hits, so it's safe to assume she'll be all over the airwaves in 2017 as well. The two have a daughter, Viva Katherine Wainwright Cohen, in a parenting partnership with Lorca Cohen, daughter of folk singer Leonard Cohen. He released his seventh studio album in 2017.
Time and again the issue of equal rights for gays has been raised at several platforms, levels and at different enormity; however, even today societal acceptance of gay men and women is not very easy to come by. Her soft, sweet music is perfect for studying, sleeping, and everything in between. Check out the next generation of stars below. Gay rappers, gay rockers, gay country singers, and hip hop stars are on the rise. John Waters Openly gay director John Waters has long been heralded for encouraging everyone to wave their freak flag. Each member hails from a different country — Christopher Velez from Ecuador, Richard Camacho from the Dominican Republic, Joel Pimentel from Mexico, Erick Brian Colon from Cuba, and Zabdiel de Jesus from Puerto Rico — and each was approved by at least two of La Banda's superstar judges: Alejandro Sanz, Laura Pausini and former boy-band icon Ricky Martin. Initially, gay rights were not at the forefront of his agenda, but this changed with time.
Nevertheless, celebrities are ambassadors of change and they have brought about a very optimistic revolutionary transformation in the attitude of the general public towards gays. He courted controversy early in his career by kissing one of his bandmates live onstage at the American Music Awards. Whatever happens, Grace is going to the top. Stephen Fry Fans of Stephen Fry know him best for his humour and intellect. George Takei George Takei has long been beloved for his role as Sulu in the original Star Trek television series and six subsequent films.
These guys may have been gay, but no one knew it. Their sound is more raw than that of most bands out right now — think shouted call-and-repeat choruses that turn live shows into sing-alongs a la Dashboard Confessional back in the day only far less sad. The duo first had a private ceremony for friends in 2005. For these three written works alone, Harvey Fierstein is easily one of our top gay male icons. For fans of: Jake Owen, Luke Bryan, The Avett Brothers 11.
Since his debut, he's gone on to win 23 more Latin Grammy Awards as well as two additional Grammy Awards for his music. For fans of: Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, Fall Out Boy, Ok Go 8. Justin Timberlake Popular boy bands definitely acquire a large gay following. This self-identified queer artist grew up in the Las Vegas suburbs where he was heavily influenced by old school artists like Billie Holiday and Janis Joplin, as well as. Common folk usually look up to celebs and influential faces to bring about a change in the society and break its clichéd norms. Bebe Rexha Bebe Rexha has been on the brink of blowing up for years. Let us know which guys you love in the comments.