Tag: MicahTron

Queer Rapper Resse P Makes Emotional Club Songs

Queer female rappers are finally getting their due. From Young M.A to MicahTron, lesbian rappers are taking center-stage and bringing down the house with their heavy club bangers about dancing, drinking and enjoying their youth. Each rapper looks a little different. Silvana wears her hair long and straight, while Young…

Does Queer Rap Actually Exist?

Queer rap is amazing. From Young M.A to MicahTron to HYM to Dio Ganhdih, the genre is bursting with incredible young lesbian rappers. In the past five years, the queer rap genre has exploded. So what’s the problem? “Queer rap” doesn’t exist. Queer rap isn’t a genre. “Rap” is a…

Taking the Rap for Homophobia

For many years it seemed hip hop was dominated by macho, gay-hating artists. There was no place for alternative sexual identities. Thanks to a more diverse range of artists working in the genre, that seems to be changing now. Macklemore, Angel Haze, SIYA and Frank Ocean are part of the…