Demi Lovato Just Revealed The Exact Moment She Knew She Was Queer

Demi Lovato Just Revealed The Exact Moment She Knew She Was Queer

    Demi Lovato Just Revealed The Exact Moment She Knew She Was Queer

    “I was like, ‘I wanna try it.'”

    Demi Lovato

    In case you didn’t know, Demi Lovato is a proud queer woman.

    Demi posing in an animal print dress

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    LGBTQ anthem

    Simply Complicated

    In 2015, her song “Cool for the Summer” became an LGBTQ anthem . Two years later, in her documentary , she revealed that she was open to dating guys and girls.

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    coming out to her parents

    on-stage kiss


    Since then, the 28-year-old has been super open about her sexuality. From interviews about coming out to her parents to that unforgettable on-stage kiss with Kehlani , she’s been comfortable and confident with who she is.

    Demi wearing a shimmering, metallic asymmetrical dress

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    Well now, Demi is sharing the exact moment she knew she was queer.

    Demi waving in a white suit

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    Coming Out 2020

    Queer Eye

    Tan France

    During Facebook’s Coming Out 2020 event, the “Sorry Not Sorry” singer sat down with ‘s beloved fashion expert, Tan France

    Demi and Tan smiling on couches


    “When did you first realize you were not just heterosexual, you were queer in general?” he asked.

    Tan talking on the couch in a suit


    “It was definitely when I was young,” she responded. “I should not have been watching Cruel Intentions, but I did. It was that scene where they made out on the park lawn, and I was just like, ‘Oh, wait a minute. I really like that.'”

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    In case you were about to look up a video of Kathryn and Cecile’s iconic kiss like I just did, you can watch it here.

    “I was like, ‘I wanna try it.’ And then, when I was 17, I did get down with that. And that’s when I knew.”

    Demi talking in a shimmery sweater and a high ponytail


    “I pretty much told all of my friends and my older sister when I was 17,” the singer explained. “They all knew before I brought it to my parents and then the public. Those were my three phases: friends, parents, public.”

    Demi talking with her hands moving


    “There were times I wrote songs about girls that my fans thought I wrote about guys,” she continued.

    Demi talking to Tan on the couches


    “I’m surprised that some of them didn’t figure out that some of the songs were for certain people. I was sharing it with the world, yet I wasn’t being completely obvious with what I was talking about. Music was my safe space.”

    Demi smiling and talking


    Cheers to Demi for being a confident queen!! We love to see it!

    Demi with long hair and a strapless dress

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    You can watch Facebook’s full Coming Out 2020 event here

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