Brazil is becoming an increasingly dangerous place for transgender people but four popular singers are among those who think they can change the tune. According to the rights group Transgender Europe, Brazil topped a list of 33 countries for trans killings between Oct 2015 and Sept 2016, accounting for 123 out of a worldwide count of 295. The good news, though, is that once–hidden crimes are being reported more frequently. And that's partly due to the work of activists like these four singers — all born male and identifying as female. These are their stories.
October 5 / The Sun Daily