I don't have any gay male friends, but I do have straight ones who are crazy about her. Notify me of new comments via email. Historically, icons were typically elevated to such status because their sexual orientation remains a topic of debate among historians. Started by CambronerojFeb 25 Archived from the original on January 18, Archived from the original on November 13, Loathe her singing accent with all those weird vowel sounds.
For example, Greek-American opera singer Maria Callas —who reached her peak in the s—became a gay icon because the uniquely compelling qualities of her stage performances were allied to a tempestuous private life, a sequence of unhappy love affairs, and a lonely premature death in Paris after her voice had deserted her.
Do the gays still love Celine Dion?
Retrieved July 18, Equality Forum press release. Retrieved June 6, IF I have a girlfriend next time, I'll be doing something nice to impress her and I'll definitely play Celine music!! Various fictional characters have been regarded as gay icons, including cartoon figures.
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