DIVA EXCLUSIVE: Horse McDonald is rocking the cover of The Lesbian Visibility Issue

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PLUS Ruby Rose, LP and Daya BY DIVA STAFF, COVER IMAGE BY ROXANA HALLS We’re so obsessed with Roxana Halls’ painting of pop icon, Horse McDonald, we’ve only gone and put it on the cover of our Lesbian Visibility Issue! This stunning picture can also be spotted hanging on the walls of the Scottish National [….]

DIVA EXCLUSIVE: Andra Day is our jaw-dropping new cover star

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PLUS Sapphic Saxons, Julien Baker and BFI Flare BY DIVA STAFF, COVER IMAGE BY MYRIAM SANTOS We’re in love with this gorgeous, golden cover, shot by Myriam Santos. Once you’re done feasting your eyes, head inside, where actor and musician Andra Day speaks exclusively to DIVA’s Roxy Bourdillon about transforming into Black, bisexual icon Billie [….]

Andra Day: “Billie Holiday was completely 2021 in the 1940s”

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Star of The United States Vs. Billie Holiday opens up to DIVA about playing her Black, bisexual idol INTERVIEW BY ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGES VIA ENTERTAINMENT ONE AND SKY (TAKASHIA SEIDA) To celebrate the release of The United States Vs. Billie Holiday, DIVA’s Roxy Bourdillon sat down for a virtual chat with the super talented Andra [….]

Julien Baker: “You don’t have to try so hard to be profound”

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Julien Baker talks all things Little Oblivions, songwriting and perspectives in our March issue INTERVIEW BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE BY ALYSSE GAFKJEN Releasing a long-awaited third album in the midst of a global pandemic is daunting, but Julien Baker is trying to stay positive. Ahead of the release, DIVA’s Sophie Griffiths found out what we [….]

Kaleidoscope Trust: An inside look at the charity supporting LGBTQI activists around the world

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What is Kaleidoscope Trust and what do they do? Executive Director Phyll Opoku-Gyimah gives us a peek behind the scenes BY PHYLL OPOKU-GYIMAH As the Executive Director of Kaleidoscope Trust I have had the pleasure of meeting the most amazing human rights defenders who risk their lives and work tiredly to fight for their rights [….]

Heather Small is looking stunning on our new cover ✨

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PLUS Arlo Parks, Zanele Muholi, Randa Jarrar and our Black queer travel guide BY DIVA STAFF We’re thrilled to have soul singer Heather Small lighting up the cover of DIVA this month. In an exclusive interview, the voice of M People shares her thoughts on the Black Lives Matter movement and her favourite Pride memories, [….]

Heather Small: “I have felt really empowered by the LGBTQI community”

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Soul singer Heather Small chats to DIVA publisher Linda Riley about becoming a patron of the Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival in our special February issue INTERVIEW BY LINDA RILEY, IMAGE BY BENJAMIN DRAKES For our special February issue of DIVA, guest edited by Lady Phyll, Heather Small is our dazzling new cover star. Well [….]