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April 22, 2013

British boyband, featuring openly gay member Jaymi Hensley, will release their first single in June

Union J, which includes openly gay member Jaymi Hensley, have unveiled their debut single ‘Carry You’.

The British boyband, who competed on the 2012 season of The X Factor UK, will release the single on 2 June.

Hensley (pictured second from left), who came out while competing on the show last year, said he has been ‘overwhelmed’ by the support he has had, especially from his bandmates George Shelley, Josh Cuthbert and JJ Hamblett.

April 2, 2013

New UK boy band, Class A, have released new single “Pride” in aid of LGBT charity Stonewall.

A new British boyband have released a new single to aid gay rights charity Stonewall.

Promoting anti-bullying and anti-discrimination, Class A's new single will be called 'Pride'.

The band, made up of James Poole, Robin Varley, Jake Birnie, Seb Kinder, Craig Plant and Sean Ryan, hopes it will bring together asense of unity among the LGBT community.

All profits from the song will be going to Stonewall.

December 9, 2012

The 75-year-old American actor kissed British boyband heartthrob on the David Letterman couch

Throughout the years, there have been many celebrity pairings that have caught us by surprise.

Well Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas can finally breathe a sigh of relief because we have discovered the latest mismatched couple.

On the Late Night show with David Letterman, the hottest new British boyband One Direction were on the sofa to chat about their second album Take Me Home.

November 26, 2012

Flamboyant singer booted off UK TV talent show despite judge Gary Barlow giving rare praise of his vocal skills

Gay X Factor finalist Rylan Clark has been voted off the UK talent show after weeks of entertaining the nation with his flamboyant performances.

The 24-year-old from Essex finally ran out of luck in last night's (25 November) quarter final results show in which he found himself in the bottom two with boyband Union J.

Despite a rare compliment from judge Gary Barlow for his in-tune performance of Athlete's Wires during the final sing-off, the celebrity panel ruled that Clark's time in the contest was finally up.

August 12, 2012

London closes 2012 Summer Olympic games with a celebration of British music talent including top gay and bisexual names

Gay pop stars George Michael, Jessie J and Neil Tennant were part of the line-up of British singing talent given the honor of closing the London 2012 Olympics today (12 August).

Tennant, half of 80s pop group Pet Shop Boys with Chris Lowe, performed their classic West End Girls as part of a medley of music celebrating London. The scene was set a backdrop of the UK capital’s famous landmarks, covered in newsprint with celebrated quotes from British literature.

December 11, 2011

Jason Donovan joins gay mag pin-up in the final of ballroom dancing show

Boyband drummer Harry Judd is through to the final of British TV competition Strictly Come Dancing.

The ballroom and Latin dancing competition will finish live on BBC next week.

Judd, the drummer from pop-rock band McFly, has repeatedly stripped off for UK gay magazine Attitude and is the current cover star – named by the magazine as the ‘sexiest man of the year’.

December 11, 2011

Jason Donovan joins gay mag pin-up in the final of ballroom dancing show

Boyband drummer Harry Judd is through to the final of British TV competition Strictly Come Dancing.

The ballroom and Latin dancing competition will finish live on BBC next week.

Judd, the drummer from pop-rock band McFly, has repeatedly stripped off for UK gay magazine Attitude and is the current cover star – named by the magazine as the ‘sexiest man of the year’.