LGBTQ Music History Collection

We've compiled a list of artists we have within the archive that you should know as part of LGBTQ History Month.

Discover the music behind these musicians.

Alberta Hunter

Ma Rainey

Bessie Smith




Ethel Waters

Babe Zaharias







Please note, due to copyright some items may only be available as a 45 second snippet.

If you are a Researcher or Educator in need of full access to these recordings, click here.

FAU Students, Faculty and Staff can listen to recordings unrestricted by logging into the Research Station using their FAU NET ID.