Patrick Haggerty, pioneering gay country singer, dies at 78

Patrick Haggerty faced a moment of truth. In the early 1970s, while preparing to record his first country music album, Haggerty had to make a choice: Would he be an industry-friendly country singer and remain in the closet, or would he use music to make a statement about being a gay man living in a … Continue reading Patrick Haggerty, pioneering gay country singer, dies at 78