Best gay anthem: 'It's Raining Men' or 'Let's Have a Kiki'? | The Tylt
The Weather Girls' "It's Raining Men" and the Scissor Sisters' "Let's Have a Kiki" are campy, fun and gay times! "It's Raining Men" is one of the most direct and signature gay anthems ever—the song is literally about men falling from the sky! But like "Let's Have a Kiki" puts it, "kiking" (or in other words, sipping tea, throwing shade and gossiping with your fellow queens) might be just as fun as a rainy forecast with a chance of men. Which gay pride anthem is the greatest? 👬🎤
Best gay anthem: 'It's Raining Men' or 'Let's Have a Kiki'?
Don't forget to cast your vote for the rest our “Gay Anthem" debates below!
For the past several decades—women and LGBTQ pop music artists have openly declared their "true colors,” supported gay rights and empowered LGBTQ communities to be born their way. Enter the "Gay Anthem.” And there’s no better way to celebrate Pride Month than to honor the pop divas (women and queers included) in music who have influenced LGBTQ movements, and ultimately pick the greatest gay anthem of all time.
Now, time to vote on your favorite anthem for pride:
Here are some notable lyrics to the campy gay anthem classic "It's Raining Men."
It's Raining Men! Hallelujah!It's Raining Men! Amen!
I'm gonna go out to run and let myself get
Absolutely soaking wet!
It's Raining Men! Hallelujah!
It's Raining Men! Every Specimen!
Tall, blonde, dark and lean
Rough and tough and strong and mean
Watch the fun music video below.
Check out these significant lyrics to Scrissor Sister's signature hit, "Let's Have a Kiki," below.
So I hope you're up girl
Cause we are all coming over
Lock the doors, lower the blinds
Fire up the smoke machine
And put on your heels
Cause I know exactly what we need
Let's have a kiki
I wanna have a kiki
Lock the doors tight
Let's have kiki
Watch the dance music video below.