It’s time for celebration!
JoJo SiwaTo Instagram on Jan. 22 to mark the first anniversary of her coming out as a proud member of the LGBTQ+ community.
“In the last 365 days I’ve felt more love than ever,”The 18-year-old Nickelodeon star started by posting a picture of herself in the outfit “Best. Gay. Cousin. Ever.”The T-shirt she shared with her fans for the first time on January 22, 2021. “A year ago today I posted this picture and shared with the world that I was gay.”
Siwa, with 23.6 million Instagram and YouTube followers, stated that she is often asked if it’s scary to come out. “The answer is yes of course, anything that’s different about you is scary,”She went on: “however… it’s what makes me… me. So I had no fear with sharing it with the world.”
The “Boomerang”The singer said that people frequently ask her about her. “‘Your demographic is so young are you worried about telling kids [you’re] gay?'”Her response? “Truthfully, I feel like I was put on this earth to be a role model for kids, and letting all the kids of the world know that loving everyone for who they are no matter what is something that I will always believe in and always share.”