AMERICAN MYTH RELEASE TODAY!!!

American Myth by Margaret Cho

I am extremely proud to release American Myth today. This is an album of anthems and showcases my first efforts as a composer. I made it with my longtime collaborator Garrison Starr and an incredible and inspiring crew of artists. It is my glamorous and glittering tribute to family, comedy, anger, fame, gayness, grief, fat pride, Read More

ANNA NICOLE VIDEO!!

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This is a wonderful collaboration with Garrison Starr and it’s a requiem for Anna Nicole Smith that is as beautiful and quirky as she was. It’s my version of Candle in the Wind, and about the archetype of someone who is too good for this world that exists in all of us.

 

NEW MUSIC: American Myth release 4/29

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I am extremely proud to release American Myth. This is an album of anthems and showcases my first efforts as a composer. I made it with my longtime collaborator Garrison Starr and an incredible and inspiring crew of artists. It is my glamorous and glittering tribute to family, comedy, anger, fame, gayness, grief, fat pride, love, and hate.

I can’t wait to share this with you Read More

Margaret Cho Explains Why She Wants to Kill Her Rapist

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Originally published on Nylon.com:

I was raped by my uncle from the age of five to 12, and I told my family, and they believed me, but their solution was “don’t sit on his lap so much, then.”

He had already raped other girls and women in my family, so of course they believed me, but it was more important to them Read More

NEW VIDEO: (I Want To) Kill My Rapist

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My new video for (I Want To) Kill My Rapist is out now!

I do not condone violence but cathartic rage has its place in art. I believe if you have been sexually abused, you must ‘murder’ your rapist in your mind. Abuse leads to self abuse, drug addiction, depression, eating disorders, suicide. I want to kill it before it kills me. I’m grateful to all Read More

Margaret Cho Wants to Talk About Sex Work

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It was the tweet heard round the sex-worker world. At 6:12 p.m. on Oct. 29, Margaret Cho, the 46-year-old comedian, disturbed the Twittersphere with an economical 109 characters: “Sex work is simply work. For me it was honest work. I was a sex worker when I was young. It was hard but well paid. There’s no shame in Read More

The Late Show

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Last night on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert!

I have the BEST BAND! Ben Lee, Grant Lee Philips & Princess Superstar

New Video: Ron’s Got A DUI

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This is tribute to the many gay men I have loved and lost, and the perfect relationship between an old gay man and a little girl as I’ve experienced. I wrote this song with Garrison Starr for my new album AMERICAN MYTH which will be out in 2016. The video stars Leslie Jordan who is absolutely magical!