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Gay Anthem "It's Raining Men" Almost Didn't Get Made, Says Singer Martha Wash

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Pollo Del Mar

Today, nearly everyone knows the words to "It's Raining Men" -- especially within the LGBT community. While the song's authors might have predicted its lasting impact, particularly on gay audiences, vocalist Martha Wash certainly never did. In fact, she admits The Weather Girls didn't even want to sing it!

Martha Wash And Tony Moran Get Free On A New Collaboration

Dustin Fitzharris | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Dustin Fitzharris

For years Wash has personified the message in "Free People." From her early days with Sylvester with singing partner Izora Armstead to hits like "Just Us" as Two Tons O' Fun and then later as The Weather Girls with "It's Raining Men," Wash has never let preconceived notions on image stand in her way.

The Mother Of All Vacation Plans

Meredith Lopez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith Lopez

My husband and I aren't quite there yet, but lately it sure feels like we're getting darn close to the day when a road trip to a carpet remnant store will count as the romantic pinnacle of our year.