Alex Blaze

Queer music Friday - Sam Sparro

Filed By Alex Blaze | February 13, 2009 5:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment
Tags: queer music, sam sparro

Here's a live performance of Sam Sparro's "Black and Gold."

And Sam Sparro on being an openly gay musician, after the jump.

"I've always thought, 'This is me, I'm happy with myself,' and so that's what I'm here to project. So that gay teenagers don't have to get the shit kicked out of them in school and think that they're a horrible person. It's easier to be an 'out' pop star today. Morrissey never came out, and Neil Tennant left it very, very late, whereas Jake Shears was open from the start."


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