Cakes Da Killa

Features

Mykki and Me: Behind the Scenes of Cakes Da Killa and Mykki Blanco's Stunt Queen Tour

Photos from a whirlwind jaunt across the country.
Cakes Da Killa
4.14.17
Features

What Does the Future Hold for Black Musicians and Activists in Trump's America?

Junglepussy, Battyjack, Black Lives Matter activist Kei Williams, and Mic's Jamilah King discuss the essential questions.
Rashard Bradshaw
2.3.17
the pre-game

Listen to the Second Episode of Jubilee's New Podcast, with Cakes Da Killa and LSDXOXO

This week, The Pre-Game touches on dating apps, Tumblr, and the best in new music.
Jubilee
11.30.16
Interviews

Cakes Da Killa Wants to Shift Our Focus

The New Jersey rapper talks about his debut album 'Hedonism' and gaining respect as a rapper.
Lawrence Burney
10.20.16
thump news

Cakes Da Killa Enlists Peaches For Biting New Track “Up Out My Face”

The Jersey native’s debut album ‘Hedonism’ is out October 21
Meilyn Huq
9.23.16
Features

Five Artists Tell Us About the Lasting Influence of 'Paris Is Burning’ 25 Years Later

Cakes Da Killa, Ghibli, and more on how Jennie Livingston's 1991 ballroom documentary impacted pop culture and LGBTQ communities.
Max Mohenu
8.12.16
Op-Eds

How the Gay Icon in Music Has Evolved Since Mariah Carey

There will always be room for the ‘divas’ of the musical world. But queer identities are as complex and multi-faceted as straight identities—it’s only fair this is reflected in our many brilliant musical idols.
Jake Hall
7.29.16
Features

Peaches Curated a Canadian Music Festival So She Could See All Her Favourite Artists

We talked to the electro-pop trailblazer about her picks for this year's Sled Island Music Festival in Calgary.
Jibril Yassin
6.16.16
national coming out day

"It Was All Because I Didn't Know How to Hide a Love Note": Cakes Da Killa Shares His Coming Out Story

The New York rapper was in touch with his sexuality at a very young age—but telling his parents about it was a different matter.
Michelle Lhooq
10.12.15
Premieres

Listen to Teklife DJ Heavee's New EP '3K'

We talk footwork, the loss of DJ Rashad, and positivity with the Chicago music maker.
Aliza Abarbanel
6.23.15
Words

The Worst Sex Jams to Have Sex to, According to Cakes Da Killa

The cheesiest, most boner-killing sex jams of all time.
VICE Thump
2.14.15
Words

My 2014: Cakes Da Killa and Rizzla on Queer Music's Ascent

The rising gay rapper and Fade to Mind affiliate look back at a year of ballroom culture, queer rap, and political club music.
Cakes Da Killa and Rizzla
12.25.14
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