11 Queer Songs Your Favorite Artists Released This Week

11 Queer Songs Your Favorite Artists Released This Week

From Sam Smith to Demi Lovato, and Sharon Needles to St. Vincent.

WerQ: A collection of the latest LGBTQ (and LGBTQ-adjacent) music of 2017. Updated Fridays, for your convenience.

1. Battle Axe - Sharon Needles

Sharon Needles faces off against the haters, and Phi Phi O'Hara, in the title track off her brand new album.

2. Los Angeles - St. Vincent

St. Vincent's details the downfalls of Los Angeles in her latest breathtaking eclectic video.

3. She's Not Him - Miley Cyrus

Miley explores pansexual love in this Younger Now deep cut, in which Billboard says "her eventual return to a male does not negate her relationship with a woman."

4. Pray - Sam Smith

The second single off Smith's upcoming album was inspired by a charity trip he took to Iraq last year with the charity. "I wanted to write about how I’m now starting to open my eyes, at 25, to what is going on in the rest of the world."

5. Deny U - Superfruit

Even though we all think about them as brothers, 'Deny U' shows Mitch and Scott getting a bit incestual...

6. Daddy Issues - Demi Lovato

"You're the man of my dreams/'cause you know how to leave." Demi read every gay boy to filth with this 80s synth bop about an emotionally unavailable lover. "Lucky for you/I got all these daddy issues."

7. Tension - Fergie

Joanne the Scammer somehow scammed her way into a Fergie music video with 'Tension' and even got away with some stolen goods... 

8. Dumb Fuck - Peaches

Two men prance around in giant vagina masks in Peaches latest music video off of her 2015 album.

9. Whatever You Want - P!nk

Gearing up for the release of her upcoming album Beautiful Trauma, P!nk delivers an emotional single about the end of a failed relationship.

10. Driving Down to L.A. - Ezra Furman

A lipstick wearing Nazi-hunting angel navigates Ezra to LA in this visually stunning music video.

11. Losing All Sense - Grizzly Bear

Sensual genderqueer superstar Jason Greene (aka Freckle) shines in Grizzly Bear's latest heartbreak anthem.

WerQ: The Playlist

WerQ is updated Fridays with new LGBTQIA music. Find more awesome queer artists here, and check back in next Friday more.

Taylor Henderson is a pop culture nerd, music enthusiast, and equal opportunity stan. Follow him on Twitter @cornbreadsays