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The 75 Essential Albums Every Gay Man Should Own, According To James St. James

The 75 Essential Albums Every Gay Man Should Own, According To James St. James

We’ve been posting a lot of lists this month care of our readers poll, including takes on the 25 most important LGBT musicians and anthems. But leave it to former infamous club kid James St. James to one up us with this extensive list of “75 essential albums every gay man should own.”

“A primer for millennials on the 75 must-have albums they need to own, because whether they want to believe it or not THERE ACTUALLY WAS MUSIC BEFORE BEYONCÉ,” he declares. “Some albums EVERYBODY needs to have. Albums like The Beatles Abby Road or Carol King’sTapestry or, I don’t know, Duran Duran’s Rio. (I’m from the ’80s). Those albums aren’t included here. That’s not what we’re doing. These are the GAY ESSENTIALS. It’s the music that captivated, inspired, and defined generations of gay men… before Gaga. It’s a syllabus of required listening that every gay man absolutely NEEDS to hear before he dies. It’s Homo 101 on the WOW Report.”

Read the full list here.

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