Billy Porter


Premiere: Billy Porter Releases Stunning Music Video For 'Wash That Man'

From OUT

Tony winner and former OUT 100 honoree Billy Porter has a new music video for his single "Wash That Man," off of his album The Soul Of Richard Rodgers.

Ryan Murphy’s LGBTQ Musical Series Pose, With Billy Porter and MJ Rodriguez, Gets Full Season Order from FX


The landmark TV series set within New York City’s influential and underground ball culture of the 1980s will premiere this summer.

Billy Porter: The First Time I Refused to Keep Playing a Stereotype

FROM The New York TImes

I was 24 and starring, along with a bunch of marquee names, in the 1994 revival of "Grease", prancing around like a Little Richard automaton on crack in 14 inches of clownish, neon-orange rubber hair; a white high-collared spacesuit; cha-cha heels; glittered face — and singing as high and as loud as I could...

The 'Pose' cast and creative team are poised for greatness - here's where you've seen them before


When the news broke on Wednesday that Ryan Murphy’s new FX pilot Pose would include the largest transgender cast ever in a scripted television series - as well as incredibly talented trans people behind the camera and in the writer’s room - it brought a lot of joy to many in the LGBTQ community and beyond... and rightfully so! Although the show has not yet been picked up to series, we already can’t contain our excitement. 

Renée Elise Goldsberry, Norm Lewis, and Billy Porter Set for Free Reading of Something to Live For

FROM Playbill

Porter will also direct the reading of the new play with music, which features Goldsberry as a series of music icons.

Billy Porter: Why I am committed to disturbing the peace

FROM Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

These are urgent times. In my Sunday performance at Hartwood Acres, you got the real me

Billy Porter and Stark Sands Will Return to Broadway's Kinky Boots

FROM Playbill

The two actors opened the Tony-winning musical in 2013 and will return to the production for a limited engagement this fall.

Tony Winner Billy Porter and Husband, Adam Porter-Smith, Help Actors With New Eyewear Line

FROM Playbill

The Kinky Boots actor and his husband offer free eye exams and discounts on frames with the launch of Native Ken’s new collection.

ISSA’ Here! The Unleashed Voice Magazine PRIDE Issue is Hotter than JULY!

FROM The Unleashed Voice MAgazine

TUV Magazine delivers the compelling stories about real people to the LGBT Community

5-4 Pt. 4

FROM Spotify

Billy Porter (Star of Kinky Boots and Marriage Equality Activist) illustrates how he used his creative talents to overcome both personal and societal discrimination in this short film. To take action: @GLAAD.

Backstage with Sandy Kenyon: Billy Porter's new album

FROM ABC 7 Eyewitness news

Sandy goes backstage with Tony-winner Billy Porter to discuss his star-studded album celebrating the music of Richard Rodgers



Billy porter discusses his mother's wonderful influence on him and his great support system. Interview at 692 Broadway in NYC for BUILD Series.

'Kinky Boots' Tony winner Billy Porter’s new album features ‘Hamilton’ stars, pride and protest

from Daily News

Tony and Grammy winner Billy Porter has traded slinky red “Kinky Boots” for a producer’s hat.

Cynthia Erivo slays ‘My Funny Valentine’ with Billy Porter

from entertainment weekly

Erivo and Porter’s take on “My Funny Valentine,” the jazz standard made famous in Rodgers and Hart’s Babes in Arms

Review by Marcy Donelson - Billy Porter Presents: The Soul of Richard Rodgers

from AllMusic

"...The album delivers on talent and soul -- with gusto."

How Pentatonix, Cynthia Erivo, Todrick Hall, and More Ended Up Recording Richard Rodgers Tunes—With a Twist

from Playbill

Since closing Broadway’s Shuffle Along, Tony winner Billy Porter has been a busy man.

EXCLUSIVE: Billy Porter on recording Richard Rodgers

from Broadway News

Masterworks Broadway and Bee & El will release Billy Porter‘s new studio album, Billy Porter Presents The Soul of Richard Rodgers on April 14.

VIDEO: Go Inside the Studio with Billy Porter, Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom, Jr. and More for 'THE SOUL OF RICHARD RODGERS' Album


Tony and Grammy Award-Winner Billy Porter will release his new studio album, Billy Porter Presents The Soul of Richard Rodgers via Bee & El /Sony Masterworks Broadway on April 14th. 

Billy Porter Releases a Timely Rendition of “Edelweiss”


He says the song offers hope in “the darkest of times.”

Watch: Billy Porter: Broadway & Soul


Watch Billy perform selections from his latest album, Billy’s Back on Broadway, as well as hits from the musical Kinky Boots.

Live from Lincoln Center

from hereisTV

Tonight’s episode of Live From Lincoln Center is Billy Porter:  Broadway & Soul in which the singer performs selections from his new album, “Billy’s Back on Broadway”.