Lucas Silveira

Lucas Silveira

Born and based in Toronto.
Raised in Pico.
Lived in Mississauga.

I think it’s important to talk about transgender issues. I think my life would have been better if there was a public figure speaking about these issues when I was a child, that I could say: “Look, I am not the only one”Lucas Silveira.

Lucas Silveira is a musician and former vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter of the indie rock band The Cliks. His love of music is tied to his roots in Pico and the Azorean tradition of marching bands. Lucas is also the first transgender male lead singer to sign with a major record label, a vocal champion of trans and gender nonconforming people, and an active member of Toronto’s LGBTQ2S+ community.


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