Frank Ocean may be the Coachella Valley Music and Art Festival’s first out, queer headliner, but he’s far from the only queer artist taking the stage at Coachella 2023. Out of the dozens of artists playing this year’s festival, there’s a good number of LGBTQ+ artists, making sure that you can enjoy queer music all weekend long.
Here are the queer artists performing at Coachella this year.
Singer and rapper 070 Shake had her first Billboard Hot 100 hit this year with “Escapism” by Raye. She used to date Kehlani.
This Belgian singer came out as bisexual in 2020. Her music is inspired by French pop, electronic music, and rap.
This sapphic alt-pop singer is pansexual and genderfluid. She’s dating fellow singer Arlo Parks.
Boygenius is an indie rock supergroup formed by queer singer/songwriters Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus in 2018.
Christine and the Queens
Chris is a French singer and songwriter who is pansexual and trans. He’s collaborated with Charli XCX, Caroline Polachek, and 070 Shake.
This queer rapper released her sophomore EP “She/Her/Black Bitch” last year and was nominated for her first MTV VMA for the song “Persuasive.”
Bisexual singer-songwriter Ethel Cain released her debut studio album “Preacher’s Daughter” last year, with many critics calling it one of the best albums of the year.
Frank Ocean, who is headlining this year, has released several albums including “Channel Orange” and “Blond,” and has won two Grammys.
Led by former “American Idol” contestant Jacob Lusk, who identifies as gay, this British-American three-piece band released their debut EP in 2021.
Colombian-American pop singer Kali Uchis is bisexual and won a Grammy for featuring on the Kaytranada song “10%.”
This gay Haitian-Canadian DJ won two Grammy Awards in 2019.
Lava La Rue
London based rapper and singer Lava La Rue released their EP “Hi-Fidelity” last year to critical acclaim.
One of the best bands in the world, MUNA is a sapphic pop-rock trio who’s self-titled album was one of the best of 2022
Alt-pop singer Remi Wolf is bisexual and released her first studio album, Juno, in 2021.
UMI is a queer American singer and songwriter known for the 2018 song “Remember Me.”
This South African DJ came out as bisexual last year.
Yaeji is a Brooklyn-based singer and DJ. She’s Korean-American and queer.
English singer, musician, and actor Yungblud identifies as pansexual and polyamorous.
Experimental artist Yves Tumor is bringing their brand of electronic music to Coachella this year.
This article originally appeared on Out.com, and is shared here as part of an LGBTQ+ community exchange between Q Voice News and Equal Pride.