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Remembering music producer David Cole

Remembering music producer David Cole




Today marks the 22nd anniversary of the death of music producer David Cole. Alongside producer Robert Clivillés, Cole wrote, produced and remixed a stream of hits for artists including Mariah Carey, Martha Wash, Taylor Dayne, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Chaka Khan, Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam and New Kids on the Block. The duo first got […]

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Troye Sivan’s video for ‘Heaven’ highlights LGBT history

Troye Sivan’s video for ‘Heaven’ highlights LGBT history




Singer Troye Sivan has released the fourth single from his award winning Blue Neighbourhood album. Heaven features Australian singer Betty Who and the video for the tune highlights queer icons and relationships from days gone by. The back and white clip, that was directed by Luke Gilford, sees Sivan being embraced by a male friend while being […]

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Geri Horner names new born son after George Michael

Geri Horner names new born son after George Michael




Geri Horner has honoured her close friend George Michael by naming her new born son after the singer. The former Spice Girl and her racing car driver husband Christian Horner welcomed their child into the world on the 21st January. The couple have announced their son will be named Montague George Hector Horner. Geri was […]

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Jennifer Holliday pulls out of Presidential inauguration

Jennifer Holliday pulls out of Presidential inauguration




The United States’ next president is having some difficulty finding musicians to perform at his inauguration later this week. A string of high profile entertainers have turned down invitations to perform at the historical event. At Barack Obama’s first inauguration Aretha Franklin performed, plus some of the biggest names in the business gave their time. […]

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Bronski Beat’s Larry Steinbachek dies

Bronski Beat’s Larry Steinbachek dies




Larry Steinbachek, keyboard player for queer ’80s band Bronski Beat has passed away. Steinbachek’s sister Louise Jones, told the BBC that he passed away in December following a short battle with cancer. He was 56 years old. Alongside Steve Bronski and Jimmy Somerville, Steinbachek formed the electro band Bronski Beat in 1983 and the trio quickly […]

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Nicole Kidman shows support for marriage equality

Nicole Kidman shows support for marriage equality




Actress Nicole Kidman has shown her support for marriage equality during an interview in the United Kingdom. Kidman was appearing on Britain’s The Victoria Derbyshire Show, when she was asked about her thoughts on marriage equality and the fact that Australia has stalled in addressing the issue. “I believe in it,” she said. “I believe […]

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Cynthia Nixon: gay parents are no different to other parents

Cynthia Nixon: gay parents are no different to other parents




Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon has spoken up for gay parents in a new interview with the British newspaper The Telegraph. Nixon, who is a parent alongside wife Christine Marinoni, said that a lot people lose their concerns about same sex parents when they actually meet some. “A parent is a parent, a child is […]

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Leslie Jones joins criticism of Milo Yiannopolous book deal

Leslie Jones joins criticism of Milo Yiannopolous book deal




Comedian Leslie Jones has joined in the criticism of publisher Simon & Schuster for promoting controversial alt-right commentator Milo Yiannopoulous and publishing his new book. Yiannopoulus was banned from Twitter last year after berating Jones online with racist remarks after her casting in Paul Feig’s all female reboot of Ghostbusters, encouraging others to follow suit. @SimonBooks […]

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Janelle Monae says Ellen show has dumped Kim Burrell for homophobic rant

Janelle Monae says Ellen show has dumped Kim Burrell for homophobic rant




Singer Janelle Monae has told TMZ that gospel singer Kim Burrell is no longer going to be a guest on the Ellen program. Monae distanced herself from the controversial performer saying that she herself was a huge advocate for “the other’ and “didn’t stand for any hate speech.” Gospel singer Burrell was scheduled to perform a […]

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Footage of George Michael recording lost album ‘Trojan Souls’ surfaces

Footage of George Michael recording lost album ‘Trojan Souls’ surfaces




An 80-minute video showing singer George Michael recording his lost album ‘Trojan Souls’ has been posted to YouTube. The behind the scenes video shows George Michael hanging out in the studio working with musicians and backing singers. The start of the film, which was probably filmed in late 1992 or early 1993,  shows Michael arriving […]

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