Our Top 10 LGBTQ+ Music Artists
When you put on a track how often do you think about the background of the artist? We wanted to put together a list of some of our favorite LGBTQ+ music artists.
Cari Elise Fletcher, known best by her last name, is an American singer and songwriter. Fletcher's breakthrough single "Undrunk" was released in January 2019 and became her first single to chart on the Billboard Hot 100, and reached number one on Spotify's Viral Chart in the United States.
Born in the suburbs of Chicago, JORDY is an up and coming singer-songwriter/ pop artist now based in Los Angeles. Drawing influences from Lauv and Troye Sivan with catchy melodies and unforgettable hooks, JORDY has been releasing a steady supply of pop hits and features.
Kehlani Ashley Parrish is an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Kehlani is originally from Oakland, California, and achieved initial fame as a member of the teen group Poplyfe in 2011. In 2014, Kehlani released their first commercial mixtape, Cloud 19.
Kelechi Emeonye known mononymously as Kelechi or Kelechief, is an American rapper. He rose to prominent, with the release of a minor record "Want" in 2014, off his first extended play Loose Change - EP. In 2016, he won a rap contest sponsored by Mountain Dew's Green Label Sound for "Want".
Anaïs Oluwatoyin Estelle Marinho, known professionally as Arlo Parks, is a British singer-songwriter and poet. Her debut studio album, Collapsed in Sunbeams, was released in 2021 to critical acclaim and peaked at number three on the UK Albums Chart.
Demetria Devonne Lovato is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. After appearing on the children's television series Barney & Friends (2002–2004), Lovato rose to prominence for playing Mitchie Torres in the musical television film Camp Rock (2008) and its sequel Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010); the former film's soundtrack contained "This Is Me", Lovato's debut single and duet with Joe Jonas, which peaked at number nine on the Billboard Hot 100.
Lil Nas X
Montero Lamar Hill, known by his stage name Lil Nas X, is an American rapper and singer. He rose to prominence with the release of his country rap single "Old Town Road" which first achieved viral popularity in early 2019 before climbing music charts internationally and becoming diamond certified by November of that same year.
Hayley Kiyoko Alcroft is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress. Beginning dance lessons as a child, Kiyoko's interest in entertaining led to her working as a child model and actress.
Mikaela Mullaney Straus, known by her stage name King Princess, is an American singer, songwriter, and multiinstrumentalist from Brooklyn, New York. She is signed to Mark Ronson's label Zelig Records, an imprint of Columbia Records.
Classic house meets new school tech with Native Chicagoan now-Los Angeles based DJ and producer Jamie Sitter, a.k.a. J. Worra. Best known for her creativity as a producer and skills behind the decks, she brings an inimitable swagger and technical prowess to dance music’s underground scene, lending her unique skills to every venture of her life spanning music, fashion, and art.