an unashamedly gay anti v-day pop bop from olly alexander and mnek
Watch the video for their flamenco-inspired, harmony-laden musical love child ‘Valentino’ here.
this picture of two men kissing was deleted by instagram because it violates community guidelines
An image we shared last week from photographer Stella Asia Consonni was promptly deleted by the social media platform. Olly Alexander, Little Mix’s Jade Thirlwall and Sink the Pink’s Glyn Fussell all took to Instagram to protest.
when did we start referring to ourselves as queer?
The history of the word queer takes in everything from Oscar Wilde, to the Stonewall Riots, to reality TV.
the complicated politics of the twink
If we really have entered the Age of the Twink, we need to understand the pain the twink body has endured and the pain it helps to perpetuate.
olly alexander to release documentary on gay mental health
The film will be part of the BBC’s Gay Britannia lineup.
converse collect all the cool kids for new chuck taylor film
Winnie Harlow, Vince Staples, Years and Years’ Olly Alexander, Millie Bobby Brown, Yara Shahidi, Rejjie Snow and loads more capture the enduring style of Chuck Taylors in the new campaign.
listen to olly alexander's heartbreaking cover of joni mitchell's both sides, now
The Years & Years frontman and actual angel selected the song for CALM's Torch Songs initiative, which aims to prevent male suicide by celebrating the life-affirming power of music.
ryan heffington choreographs olly alexander in new years & years video
Directed by Matt Lambert and choreographed by serial Sia collaborator Ryan Heffington, Olly Alexander is super-charged with magical queer energy in the just dropped music video for Worship.
years & years' olly alexander tells glastonbury to “shove a rainbow in fear’s face”
'I'm here, I'm queer and yes, sometimes I am afraid. But I am never ashamed.'
the creative community respond to the orlando attacks
Miley Cyrus, Solange, Hari Nef, and Dev Hynes speak out following Sunday morning's devastating hate crime at a gay club in Orlando.
could there be a stormzy x years & years collaboration?
A Twitter love-in that started with Adele and Stormzy has ended up with the grime star planning to link up with our favourite pop band.
years & years' olly alexander speaks out about body image issues
In a Facebook live event, the singer shared that he struggled with body image and eating issues from a young age.