1. Melissa Etheridge to Perform at WorldPride's Closing Ceremony in Times Square

    January 15, 2019 4:03 PM EST Grammy-winning singer and LGBTQ icon Melissa Etheridge will perform at this year’s WorldPride Closing Ceremony in New York City. Etheridge will be one of the many entertainers at the event, which will take place Sunday, June 30, in Times Square. The Closing Ceremony will have performers…

  2. Melissa Etheridge Demystifies Rumors That She Used 1993 Album Title 'Yes I Am' To Come Out

    September 21, 2018 11:42 AM EDT "That is going to be very interesting." It’s been widely believed that Melissa Etheridge used her 1993 album title Yes I Am to confirm longstanding rumors that she was a lesbian, but that’s folklore. “One hundred percent truthfully, I had written the song ‘Yes I Am’ originally for…

  3. LGBTQ Artists on Their Pride Inspirations

    June 14, 2018 5:00 PM EDT LGBTQ artists reveal who they are inspired by, turned on by and listening to, and the songs and artists they associate with coming out. I’M INSPIRED BY... Courtney Barnett Illustration by Paul Tuller “ Courtney Barnett . She’s brave. No makeup, no bullshit, incredible lyrics and brilliant…

  4. Melissa Etheridge's Pride Month Playlist: Beth Ditto, Scissor Sisters, Indigo Girls & More

    June 13, 2018 3:04 PM EDT As part of our 30 Days of Pride initiative, we've asked LGBTQ stars to create playlists to show what "pride" means to them. Our third curator is singer-songwriter and lesbian icon Melissa Etheridge. “My favorite thing about creating this playlist was all the LGBTQ artists I had…

  5. Adam Lambert & Melissa Etheridge Rock Out To 'I'm The Only One' At The GLAAD Media Awards: Watch

    May 07, 2018 2:25 PM EDT Out powerhouses Melissa Etheridge and Adam Lambert took the stage at the 29th GLAAD Media Awards in New York City on Saturday (May 5) night to perform a rocking duet of Etheridge’s “I’m the Only One” from the landmark 1993 album Yes I Am . The duo spoke to Billboard about the “freedom” of…