This article was published on December 6th, 2018
Queer artist VELO is back with a new album and is hotter than ever. Known throughout the LGBT dance club scene, VELO has returned with a full-length follow up album that is completely bilingual. A first for VELO, OUTCAST is available now and is sure to slay the music industry in several different genres.
Outcast is VELO’s premiere bilingual album and features all star collaborations. This is VELO’s follow up to the highly successful LP CRUZIN that came out last year. A featured performer at gay Pride festivals across North America, VELO is a Latin singer, song writer, producer, and artist.
With songs in both VELO’s native English and Spanish, Outcast features a whopping 23 new tracks, ready for thirsty ears in both English and Latin audiences. Outcast is music destined to propel VELO to new international heights as a fun, dance album. Dance mixed with Latin trap and modern sounds permeate throughout Outcast, giving the gays a complex new record for 2019.
Outcast is highlighted with star-Studded diets and collabs. RuPaul’s DragRace alum Manila Luzon, Eureka O’Hara, Derrick Barry & Vannesa Vanjie Mateo appear on multiple tracks throughout Outcast. Drag legends Rhea Litre and Nebraska Thunderfuck, Andrew Christian’s Pablo Hernandez, Dragula’s Melissa Befierce, and more talent are all featured on Outcast.
The first video from Outcast Where My Man At stars Manila Luzon & Eureka O’Hara and the video features Rupaul’s Drag Race Alum Ginger Minj, Trinity The Tuck Taylor, Thorgie Thor & Mexico’s reality drag show La Mas Drag’s Margaret Y Ya and took five months to film, with extensive travel around the world. It was directed by Jeff and edited by VELO and Alan Aldana. The second video from Outcast for the song Up & Down features sexy underwear model Pablo Hernandez.
Inspired by the people in his life and the guest artists featured on the album, Outcast already reached #17 on the dance albums chart and #27 on the Latin albums charts. If you’re looking for a new fun dance album packed with disco club bops, pick up a copy of Outcast by queer artist VELO, available now on all digital platforms.
Download the full album, Outcast on iTunes.