Baton Twirling World Champion Stacy Singer
I’m not sure how I found Stacy Singer, but I’m happy I did. As a baby gay, I had a red glitter baton that my dad used to hide from me. When I found it and started practicing again, this is what I looked like in my head.
“Holding Out for a Hero” by Tandi Iman Dupree
You only get one chance to make a first impression and Tandi Iman Dupree makes it count with this unforgettable stage entrance. Skip to the 20-second mark for the money shot, but the whole performance is worth watching.
Jennifer Holliday sings “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going” at 1982 Tony Awards
This video footage puts to rest any Jennifer Hudson vs. Jennifer Holliday controversy. Holliday in 1982 wins hands down.
“It Gets Better,” a music video by Rebecca Drysdale
A friend posted this on Facebook a few days ago, and it’s too good not to share. Rebecca Drysdale’s version of an “It Gets Better” video takes the campaign in another direction. It’s funny and well-worth a click.
“Firework” by Gigi Monroe
Even as I watch queens duke it out at Atlanta’s new drag competition Dragnique, I think about how much I miss Gigi Monroe. She’s been performing all around the country for the past couple of years, and recently, this gem popped up online. For more, check out Gigi’s personal YouTube.
And if that’s not enough for you, don’t forget to peruse GA Voice’s own video list.