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Former One Direction ‘singer Harry Styles, has addressed speculation over his love life and insisted the idea of defining his sexuality in a public way is “outdated”.
He said in a recent interview
“I’ve been really open with it with my friends, but that’s my personal experience; it’s mine”.
“The whole point of where we should be heading, which is toward accepting everybody and being more open, is that it doesn’t matter, and it’s about not having to label everything, not having to clarify what boxes you’re checking.”
The 28-year-old star – whose new album ‘Harry’s House’ drops on May 20 – also discussed his experiences with fame, and how he’s been able to remain grounded despite becoming a household name around the world.
He laughed: “My producer keeps asking me when I’m going to have my big breakdown”.
“The most honest version I can think of is, I didn’t grow up in poverty by any means, but we didn’t have much money, and I had an expectation of what I could achieve in life, I feel like everything else has been a bonus, and I am so lucky.”
In 2019, Harry discussed his sexuality and insisted he’s not “sitting on an answer” to keep it from people.
“[It’s] not like I’m sitting on an answer, and protecting it, and holding it back. It’s not a case of: ‘I’m not telling you because I don’t want to tell you.’
“It’s not: ‘Ooh, this is mine and it’s not yours.’ It’s: ‘Who cares?’ Does that make sense? It’s just: ‘Who cares?