Queer icon Mika (of “Grace Kelly” fame) is back with a new music video –“Sanremo” – off his new studio album My Name is Michael Holbrook. Because, yes, that’s his real name.
In the gorgeously shot video, Mika is a closeted gay man in 1950s Italy who leaves his wife and daughter behind to visit a dreamy gay bar where sailors pour milk onto the chests of shirtless studs, tickle them with flowers, and cruise rent boys. It’s like Querelle meets Purple Noon.
And while we’re here, let’s revisit MNika’s seminal 2007 hit “Grace Kelly”