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WATCH: Ricky Martin Makes Subtle (But Profound) Stand For Gay Rights In Morocco

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 06.16.2014 | Gay Voices

Ricky Martin surprised fans when he changed the word "she" to "he" during a performance of one of his biggest hits at a music festival in Morocco. ...

A Surprising Scoop About Ricky Martin's Coming Out! (AUDIO)

Nicholas Snow | Posted 07.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

During a recent live interview on my podcast, SnowbizNow, legendary songwriter Desmond Child, who wrote "Livin' la Vida Loca," offers a scoop about what may have influenced Ricky Martin to come out of the closet.

Puerto Rico's "Queen of Reggaeton" Ivy Queen Hits U.S. Gay Clubs

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 04.06.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

Too often, says Puerto Rican singer Ivy Queen, Latin artists overlook their LGBT fans. To show her support of this fan base frequently forgotten by he...

It's Splitsville For Ricky Martin And Longtime Boyfriend

Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Ricky Martin and his longtime boyfriend Carlos Gonzalez Abella have allegedly called it quits, according to media reports. Dos Lives and the Toron...

Ricky Martin Admits To Bullying Gays While Growing Up

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.28.2013 | Gay Voices

Ricky Martin might be an openly gay celebrity now, but years ago he bullied others just like him while growing up in Puerto Rico. The 41-year-old ...

LOOK: Ricky, Perez, And Other Latinos React To DOMA Decision

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

Exclamations points and #MarriageEquality hashtags abounded on Twitter after the Supreme Court DOMA decision -- and Latinos were not going to be l...

Mexican Soap Star: 'I'm Gay And I Say This With Pride'

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2013 | Latino Voices

Sebastián Ligarde has decided to come out of the closet -- proudly declared he is gay in the latest issue of Mexico’s TVyNovelas magazine. The ...

Ricky Martin Reacts To Gay Adoption Rights Ruling In Puerto Rico

Posted 02.25.2013 | Latino Voices

Singer and gay rights advocate Ricky Martin reacted with indignation after the Puerto Rican Supreme Court issued a ruling denying same-sex couples the...

Ricky Martin to United Nations: 'I Lived In Fear'

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 02.11.2013 | Latino Voices

UNITED NATIONS — Latin superstar Ricky Martin is telling a U.N. conference on homophobia that he wishes he could come out again so he could tell...

Curtis M. Wong

Why Ricky Martin Wants To Come Out -- Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 10.28.2013 | Gay Voices

His sizzling turn in Broadway's "Evita" may earn him a nightly standing ovation, but as he enters his dressing room at New York's Marquis Theater, Ric...

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Ricky Martin: 'For Us, Sex Is A Joke'

HuffingtonPost.com | Youyoung Lee | Posted 11.30.2012 | Celebrity

Ricky Martin is sitting in his dressing room backstage at Marquis Theater in New York. Black sneakers unzipped, he sprawls out on the carpet floor in ...

LGBT History Month Icon Of The Day: Ricky Martin

The Huffington Post | JR Tungol | Posted 10.06.2012 | Gay Voices

Since Ricky Martin came out in 2010, the pop icon, known for his flair on stage and hits such as "Livin' La Vida Loca" and "She Bangs," has been a pro...

Ricky Martin Shames Miss Peru's Homophobia

Posted 07.18.2012 | Latino Voices

In a recent interview with Peru21 -- a Spanish-language media company -- Cindy Mejia, Miss Peru, had some controversial things to say about gay childr...

Ricky Martin Talks Sex, Gay Marriage And What He's Done For Love

Posted 02.16.2012 | Gay Voices

Ricky Martin has remained mostly tight-lipped about his personal life since coming out in 2010. But in the March issue of Details magazine, the Latin ...

Is Ricky Martin Planning To Get Hitched?

Posted 01.04.2012 | Gay Voices

From "livin' la vida loca" to...wedded bliss? That could very well be the case for Ricky Martin, who was recently granted Spanish citizenship after...

Ricky Martin: 'Although Being Gay Makes Some People Uncomfortable, I'll Fight For My Rights'

AOLLatino.com | Posted 12.14.2011 | Latino Voices

Although he's aware that some people "are uncomfortable by his nature," Puerto Rican Ricky Martin defended his sexual orientation and said that he'll ...

Ricky Martin Called 'Hell's Ambassador' For Being Gay By Puerto Rican Clergy

Posted 06.14.2011 | Entertainment

RIcky Martin, who announced he was gay in March 2010, is being blasted for his sexuality in a series of homophobic slurs coming from clergy in his nat...

Ricky Martin Talks Sexuality, Inspiring Gay Youth

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

He's no longer Livin' La Vida Loca -- in fact, Ricky Martin is very happy with who he is, and how it's helping others. The Puerto Rican singer, who...

Ricky Martin: Homophobia Is A Global Issue, Not Just Latin American

AP | NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Ricky Martin knew his sexuality was the subject of speculation in the celebrity world for years. Still, he never confirmed that he wa...

Ricky Martin Cried 'Like A Baby' After Coming Out

people.com | Sara Hammel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ricky Martin put on a brave face last March when he revealed to the world that he is gay. But behind the scenes the singer was caught up in a maels...

What Do Ricky Martin's Homosexuality, Sandra Bullock's Cheating Husband, Tiger Woods... and You Have in Common?

Sadie Nardini | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sadie Nardini

It seems like every time I turn on the TV or log onto my computer, the headlines are screaming about celebrity or politician BETRAYALS and CONFESSIONS.

Colbert Stunned To Hear That Ricky Martin Is Gay (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Ricky Martin is gay. And while many people are reacting to the news with a shrug, Stephen Colbert is shocked. In fact, it's got him "upside, inside ou...

Ricky Martin Comes Out: "I'm A Fortunate Homosexual Man"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ricky Martin came out on his website Tuesday. The singer, whose sexuality was the source of much speculation in his "Vida Loca" heyday, posted a long...