Olly Alexander - 2017

Olly Alexander claims there’s «entrenched homophobia» in music industry

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Olly Alexander claims that although things have improved, it will take «radical shift» to change the attitudes of the people in the music industry towards the LGBTQ community.

Olly Alexander thinks there is «entrenched homophobia» throughout the entire music industry.

The Years and Years frontman claims that although things have improved, it will take «radical shift» to change the attitudes of the people «in control of the funds and the labels»and get to the point where everyone is okay with «overt queerness».

He told the Independent: «There’s entrenched homophobia behind the scenes at all levels of the music industry», according to contactmusic.net.