From Lil Nas X to Frank Ocean, the gay rappers changing hip hop’s homophobic culture

//From Lil Nas X to Frank Ocean, the gay rappers changing hip hop’s homophobic culture

From Lil Nas X to Frank Ocean, the gay rappers changing hip hop’s homophobic culture

On June 30, the final day of Pride Month, the young country-rap sensation Lil Nas X came out to his 2.2. million Twitter followers.“Some of y’all already know, some of y’all don’t care, some of y’all not gone fwm no more. but before this month ends i want y’all to listen closely to C7osure,” he wrote, referring to a track from his debut EP 7,” then the No. 1 rap album in the country.“Embracin’ this news I behold unfolding … I know it don’t feel like it’s time,” he raps. “But I look back at this…

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