Mister Cee

What Does DJ Mister Cee's Coming Out Mean to Hip-Hop?

by Akiba Solomon on Sep 20, 2013 7:00AM

In the aftermath of Mister Cee's coming out, activists, thinkers and industry insiders talk about its effect on the notoriously homophobic industry.

Topics: Gender, Arts & Culture, Mister Cee

Watch Mister Cee's Thoughtful Coming-Out PSA

by Jamilah King on Sep 18, 2013 3:13PM

It's an incredible four minutes from one of the pillars of the hip-hop community.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW, Mister Cee

KOKUMO's Gorgeous 'There Will Come A Day' Will Melt Your Heart

by Jamilah King on Sep 16, 2013 2:33PM

A transgender woman from the South Side of Chicago, this new singer is someone to watch.

Topics: /NOW, Arts & Culture, Mister Cee

Laverne Cox, Janet Mock Talk Stigma of Loving Transgender Women

by Jamilah King on Sep 13, 2013 11:48AM

Finally, we get perspectives from transgender women and not just the society that shuns those who date them.

Topics: /NOW, Gender & Sexuality, Mister Cee

Eight Openly Queer Rappers Worth Your Headphones

by Jamilah King on May 11, 2011 9:26AM

From Mister Cee to Lil' B, hip-hop's struggles with homophobia have made headlines this spring. We figured it's time to talk about some unambiguously LGBT artists.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, Arts & Culture, Mister Cee

Three Hip-Hop Scholars Talk About Combatting Homophobia

by Akiba Solomon on Apr 19, 2011 10:35AM

DJ Davey D., William Jelani Cobb and Anyabwile Love use their history classes to tackle one of the most explosive issues in hip-hop culture.

Topics: Gender, Gender & Sexuality, Arts & Culture, Mister Cee

On DJ Mister Cee, Malcolm X and Online Homophobia

by Akiba Solomon on Apr 11, 2011 10:31AM

How should we deal with the kinds of comments littering Mister Cee and Malcolm X threads?

Topics: Gender, History, Gender & Sexuality, Mister Cee

50 Cent's New Pocketbook Values: Anti-Gay Won't Pay, Even for Hip Hop

by Kenyon Farrow on Apr 8, 2011 9:34AM

Iconic DJ Mister Cee's arrest for allegedly having commercial sex with a transgender woman is stirring an unexpected conversation in the hip-hop industry.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Gender & Sexuality, Mister Cee