Saara Aalto is officially queen of all things winter

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Kylie Minogue pens the Finnish pop princess’s new Queermas classic, Every Christmas Day BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM We all know Saara Aalto is the queen of snow, ice and all things glittering. I mean, how much more festive can you get than voicing Princess Anna in the Finnish version of Frozen? (A song [….]

Saachi’s “Dark” is a bringer of light

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This autumn’s self-love anthem from London-born, Mumbai-raised singer-songwriter Saachi Sen BY FELICITAS SOPHIE VAN LAAK Today, indie-pop singer-songwriter Saachi Sen releases her new song, Dark. The leading single for her debut solo EP beautifully translates the notion that – “In a society that profits from your self-doubt, liking yourself is a rebellious act” – into [….]

Six queer babes missing from your playlists

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Looking for some underrated LGBTQI artists to spice up your Spotify? We’ve got you covered 🎵 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGES VIA INSTAGRAM Don’t get us wrong, we know it’s pretty much impossible to get bored listening to the likes of Janelle Monáe and Hayley Kiyoko. They’re the leading queer ladies in music for a reason [….]

Toya Delazy drops new Afro-Rave track calling fans to #BeWhatYouWant

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Delazy puts the F-U-N in new track, Funani DIVA cover star Toya Delazy is back – and with a brand new, African-inspired sound that’ll light a fire in your belly… Rapping Zulu over a gritty garage beat, Funani is the result of a co-production between Delazy and music producer Henry Counsell of Joy Anonymous and marks an [….]

Marika Hackman releases sensual music video

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The new video for hand solo is a self-pleasure spectacle BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Marika Hackman has just dropped her new music video for hand solo, and oh wow, it’s pretty sexy. This liberated queer lady has really treated us with this tune all about female masturbation.  Featuring the brilliant line: “under patriarchal [….]

Tegan and Sara drop epic new single Don’t Believe The Things They Tell You (They Lie)

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Our favourite queer twins are back and we’re counting down the days until their new album and book… BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Just in case you weren’t aware, Tegan and Sara are releasing their memoir, High School, next week (24 September) and just three days later we’ll be blessed with a new album, Hey, I’m Just [….]

Five legendary music videos featuring queer women of colour 🌈

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A gift from DIVA to you: watch and love these music vids by queer women of colour BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGES VIA INSTAGRAM Surely we can’t be the only ones who spend our spare time falling down the YouTube hole of queer music videos… If you can relate, we’re providing you with a little list [….]