11 Queer Songs Your Favorite Artists Released This Week
Darren Criss, Fall Out Boy, Superfruit, Beth Ditto and more!
1. Boys - Charli XCX
I never realized how badly I needed LGBT ally Charli XCX's newest music video until I saw it with my own eyes. Many of our favorite male celebrity boys make a cameo in this bubblegum daydream, including Joe Jonas, Brenden Urie, and Riz Ahmed.
2. I'm Perfect - Passion Pit
Passion Pit released their newest album, Tremendous Sea of Love, today and we can't get enough of our favorite openly-gay frontman and his eclectic tunes.
3. I Feel Everything - Cara Delevingne
The bisexual actress released a bluesy music video for the Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets soundtrack. Who knew she could sing?
4. Vacation - Superfruit
Three videos inside a month, and Superfruit is showing no signs of slowing down. "Vacation" is the gay duo's newest colorful summer jam.
5. Just Pretend I'm a Man - Bebe Huxley
Bebe Huxley's sensual experimental pop coyly plays with gender in her latest track.
6. I Dreamed A Dream - Darren Criss
One of our favorite LGBT allies covering musical theater? Yes please. The adorable Glee star picked up his guitar for a fresh take on Les Miserables's"I Dream A Dream" and it is absolutely transcendent.
7. Eli Lieb - Shangri La
The openly gay "Young Love" singer is back with his most intimate and revealing track yet in this haunting love story.
8. Strobe Light - Little Dragon
The Swedish band subverts South African gender norms and masculinity in the video for "Strobe Light".
9. Mattress - Leland
This openly gay singer, who's written for Selena Gomez and Troye Sivan, has finally gone solo and he's one rising star to look out for.
10. In And Out - Beth Ditto
Ditto's latest track explores the highs and lows of lesbian love with an adorable animated music video.
11. Champion - Fall Out Boy
Fall Out Boy's latest music video explores a rabbit hole of virtual realities that cast many characters in a queer light, as we see the gender-bending wishes of a series of strangers. Jaden Smith also makes an appearance!
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