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Janelle Monae Transforms Into a 3D Avatar for VR ‘Lovecraft Country’ Performance

For a show as wonderfully weird as HBO's 'Lovecraft Country,' the celebration around the finale needed to be similarly eccentric. Luckily, Janelle Monae delivered a performance that won't soon be…

BTS Perform “Dynamite” Alongside Virtual Band at 2020 Billboard Music Awards

When it came time for their performance at the 2020 Billboard Music Awards on Wednesday night (Oct. 14), BTS decided it was time to light it up like "Dynamite."

Cyndi Lauper Launches Online LGBTQ Campaign for National Coming Out Day

Throughout her storied career, pop icon Cyndi Lauper has always showed up for the LGBTQ community. Now, the superstar is ready to offer her help again through a brand-new initiative.

Boy George Gets Real About Global Protests, Pronouns and More at Pride Summit

Boy George doesn't understand how people can look at the protests over the death of George Floyd taking place around the world and not sympathize with the protestors. "If you're a human being and you…

Hilary Duff Shuts Down “Disgusting” Child Trafficking Twitter Conspiracy

On Saturday morning, Duff became a trending topic on the site when a number of users made unfounded accusations of child trafficking against her, based on an Instagram story she posted containing…

Kanye West Set to Headline ‘Awaken 2020’ Alongside Noted Anti-LGBTQ Leaders

As Kanye West continues on his journey of spiritual awakening, it appears that he's going to be rubbing shoulders with some less-than-tolerant leaders in the evangelical community.

Beauty Guru Nikkie de Jager Comes Out as a Transgender Woman: “I Am Taking Back My Own Power”

On Monday, Nikkie de Jager posted a video titled "I'm Coming Out," in which she revealed to her fans that she is a transgender woman.

Radio Host Elvis Duran Marries Longtime Boyfriend Alex Carr

Radio host Elvis Duran on Saturday married his longtime boyfriend and fiance Alex Carr at the Eldorado Hotel & Spa in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Sam Smith Publicly Changes Pronouns to They/Them

When pop superstar Sam Smith made the announcement earlier this year that they identified as nonbinary and genderqueer, many fans asked if the star still wanted fans to use the pronouns "he/him."…

VMAs: Did John Travolta Mistake a Drag Queen for Taylor Swift?

John Travolta caused a frenzy on social media after appearing to mistake 'Drag Race' alum Jade Jolie for Taylor Swift when presenting the Video of the ear award at the 2019 Video Music Awards.

Big Freedia, Trixie Mattel Light Up Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Pride Summit Afterparty

After all of the panels and honest discussions about the trials of making it as an LGBTQ artist in the modern music industry, a few of the stars of Billboardand The Hollywood Reporter's inaugural…

RuPaul Releases ‘Christmas Party’ Album

Ru Paul dropped the Christmas album 'Christmas Party,' which consists of brand new original songs like "Hey Sis, It's Christmas" and retreads of past Christmas catalogue like "My Favorite Holiday"…