Entertainment

New York Times: Nakhane one of 10 artists to watch in 2019: Nakhane's star continues to rise around the world as the New York Times sings the praises of the South African queer musician.
Groundbreaking queer rapper Kevin Fret shot dead: Kevin Fret, a rapper from Puerto Rico who was proudly queer, has been shot dead in the capital, San Juan, at the age of 24.
Lady Gaga apologises for “twisted” R Kelly collaboration: Lady Gaga has finally spoken out against R&B performer R Kelly as allegations of sexual and physical abuse mount against him.
Marvel introduces first drag queen superhero: The comic book world has become that much more fierce and fabulous, with the introduction of Shade, the first drag queen superhero.
Big LGBTQ wins at the Golden Globes: From the Freddie Mercury biopic to Ben Whishaw's acting, Sunday's 76th Annual Golden Globes was a win for LGBTQ themes and stars.
Madonna honours birthplace of LGBTQ Pride on NY Eve: Pop queen Madonna has kicked off the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots with a surprise New Year's Eve appearance.
From Troye Sivan to Cardi B, pop stars got personal in 2018: The increasingly intricate entanglement of social media celebrity and popular music demands more of artists, like Troye Sivan, and their private lives than ever before.
The 6 best LGBTQ films of 2018: The past year gave us some important and outstanding LGBTQ films, acclaimed for both their artistic value and their social impact. Here's our list of the 6 best LGBTQ films of 2018.
Cedric Fourie & Lasizwe celebrate their controversial bromance: Skeem Saam star Cedric Fourie and gay vlogger Lasizwe are causing a stir with a new photoshoot that's cementing their very public bromance.
These 2 queer hip-hop presenters are changing perceptions: Khumalo and Mahlari are two openly queer hip-hop radio presenters who talked to us about making it in the traditional queerphobic hip-hop scene.
Pansexual is named one of 2018’s “words of the year”: Thanks to celebrities who came out as queer, "pansexual" has been named one of Merriam-Webster's most looked up words of 2018.
Here’s why Darren Criss won’t play an LGBTQ character again: American actor Darren Criss has been praised for playing queer characters over the years, but he says it's time he stops taking those roles.
Nakhane just had dinner with Madonna. Are they collaborating?: Our very own queer superstar Nakhane is making a splash in the world's music scene. That's evidenced by his recent high profile dining companion and self-confessed fan, Madonna herself.
Jack Parow slammed for using homophobia to sell his brandy: Afrikaans rapper Jack Parow seems to believe that using juvenile and hurtful homophobic "humour" is a clever strategy to promote his self-labeled brandy.
Trailer for Matt Smith’s Robert Mapplethorpe biopic is out (Watch): The first trailer for the upcoming biopic about the famously explicit and influential gay photographer Robert Mapplethorpe has been released.
Diaan Daniels wows with his body transformation photoshoot: Out South African fashion designer Diaan Daniels is marking his 40th birthday with a sexy photoshoot highlighting his body transformation
Kevin Hart quits as Oscar host over homophobic tweets: American comedian and actor Kevin Hart has quit as the host of next year's Oscars because of a furore over his past homophobic tweets and jokes.
8 queer friendly things to do this festive season: The December festive season is upon us and many are busy making preparations to head back home to spend this time with family.
18 Fascinating Facts about Freddie Mercury: Thanks to the hit film Bohemian Rhapsody, the world is once again celebrating the amazing life and talent of the legendary Freddie Mercury.
Kanarie to show for 6th week on local cinema circuit: Gay coming of age musical drama, Kanarie, has surpassed expectations and has been extended to a sixth week at selected local cinemas due to popular demand.