Meet the rising artists openly expressing their sexual preferences in 2017 with no boundaries, sonically or visually. From Brooklyn artist Warren Wolfe to Trans rapper Quay Dash, these indie artist are creating without expectation, instead simply saying how they feel about who they feel, and in the process liberating others to do the same. In an industry that has often tried to curtail individuality in fear of losing mass appeal, these creatives embrace their world perspectives, creating a narrative of unique queer experiences, taking us on an vulnerable ride of love, awakening, heartbreak and all the telling moments in between. Take a further listen inside at I-d.vice.
Written by The 83rd
The 83rd is an American record producer, engineer, songwriter and founder of Sermon 3 Recordings. The 83rd started his career on grammy winner Maurice Joshua's production team in 2004, commissioned to do remixes for Mariah Carey, Missy Elliott, Ginuwine and more. Since then he's gone on to produce, engineer and remix artists such as Alice Glass, DJ Slugo, Dreamcrusher, Angel Haze, Jamie xx, Tinashe and Copeland, alongside many others. In 2016, he founded the media-label merger of Sermon 3 Recordings, operating as S3R, an underground record label and leading news outlet for underground music, news and culture.