Grammys history: Lil Nas X is first openly gay rapper nominee - Los Angeles Times - gay rap artist

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LGBTQ representations in hip hop music have been historically low. Hip hop has long been Labels such as homo hop or queer hip hop group all artists identifying as members of the LGBTQ community into a . One of the first mainstream artists to speak out publicly against anti-gay discrimination in hip hop was Kanye.

Hip hop has a long history of gay slurs and homophobic attitudes, but a day of Pride Month, joins a growing roster of gay male hip hop artists.

Lil Nas X, at JMBLYA at Fair Park in Dallas in May, came out as gay . A wave of black queer rap artists, including Le1f, Zebra Katz, Cakes Da.

Lil Nas X makes Grammy history as the first openly gay rapper Hill scored six nods, including new artist, record and album of the year, for “7.

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