Shawn Mendes Insists He's Not Gay: "I Am A Little More Feminine"

Shawn Mendes shortly turned one of many extra distinguished pop stars on the earth, mimicking Justin Bieber's rise to the highest. The two are eerily related as each Canadian singers have loved nearly-identical profession trajectories. At one time, they even had eyes for a similar lady. During a current interview with Rolling Stone, Mendes felt a have to reiterate the truth that he's sexually drawn to girls, revealing that he as soon as had a fling with Hailey Baldwin. "I texted Hailey, 'Congratulations,' and I actually am pleased for them," he mentioned about her marriage to Bieber. "She's nonetheless one of many fucking coolest folks ever—she's not only a lovely particular person visually, however she's one of the lovely hearts I've ever met."

The pop star admits that the eye positioned on his private life stresses him out lots. He mentioned, "I would prefer to say I do not care about it, however that is not true." He famous that the primary concern he needed to handle was "this large, large factor for the final 5 years about me being homosexual." He states that he is very insecure about how folks view him, regardless of him figuring out that being homosexual is not a nasty factor in any respect: "In the again of my coronary heart, I really feel like I have to go be seen with somebody—like a lady—in public, to show to people who I am not homosexual."

His sexuality is one thing that he is addressed prior to now, telling his followers that he dates girls. The singer lately launched his third studio album this 12 months.