After Joelle Joanie “JoJo” Siwa posted a video on TikTok of herself jamming out to Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way,” whereas carrying her signature bow with rainbows on it, viewers believed this was the previous Dance Moms star method of popping out as homosexual.
The 17-year-old pop star has neither confirmed nor denied the rumors, however even amid President Joe Biden’s Celebrating America inauguration particular airing on nationwide TV, JoJo’s named began trending nationally on Twitter with individuals questioning the true which means behind her lip-sync video.
This appears like a giant deal whether it is what I feel it’s…JoJo Siwa is vastly common with youngsters.
And as somebody simply identified, whether it is what I feel it’s, she’s doing it on the height of her fame when she’s promoting out arenas. pic.twitter.com/oD2YehbZwu
— Yashar Ali 🐘 (@yashar) January 21, 2021
For some customers on-line, it might not be a shock in any respect if JoJo was homosexual or bisexual. In 2018, drag queens Izzy Uncut and Poppy dubbed JoJo a “homosexual icon” to Out magazine.
i imply jojo siwa wasn’t fooling anybody pic.twitter.com/Cg8vR4kQYA
— cas | the wilds (@mesirwhosir) January 21, 2021
JoJo, who has 31 million followers on TikTok, posted the video on Wednesday evening. Fueling the rumors that this was a legit coming-out video, a remark by her pal, make-up artist James Charles. He wrote, “IM SO HAPPY FOR YOU,” with three heart-face emojis.
However, most viewers have been uncertain of what to make of the video. It might simply be a teenaged woman rocking out to Lady Gaga with no underlying message.
Jojo siwa sang a lyric and yall suppose she got here out goodbye- pic.twitter.com/0BwFq5eD02
— ˗ˏˋᴄᴇʟᴇʙɪʀᴛᴇᴀˎˊ˗ (@Celebirteas) January 21, 2021
everybody saying jojo siwa got here out bc she has rainbow lights and is singing to born this manner 😭😭 that does not imply shes popping out it could possibly be a 2012 kibum cosplay
— 📌 vote skz in seoul music awards (@luvitwol) January 21, 2021
JoJo’s followers have been determined for solutions. While one TikTok consumer commented, “OMG CONGRATS” with a sequence of rainbow emojis, one other individual requested, “HOLD UP IS THIS HER COMING OUT VIDEO?”
Whatever the which means is behind JoJo’s “Born This Way” TikTok video, the “D.R.E.A.M” singer will proceed remaining true to herself, which Kim Kardashian famous in TIME journal:
JoJo isn’t ashamed to be herself, which will be actually exhausting to do on this business, particularly once you’re so younger. When Keeping Up With the Kardashians first aired, I used to be sufficiently old to know who I used to be and make my very own choices. I can not think about what it is prefer to dwell this life at age 17. JoJo embraces it, and I hope she all the time will.
JoJo Was Dating Boyfriend Mark Bontempo Until November 2020
While rumors swirl round JoJo’s sexuality, it was just a few months in the past that the teenager sensation was relationship boyfriend Mark Bontempo. The couple first went public with their relationship in August 2020, nonetheless, they known as it quits in November.
Following the cut up, JoJo defended her ex-boyfriend towards the onslaught of hate he acquired on-line. As reported by E! News, she wrote the next touch upon Instagram to close down the backlash:
Mark does not deserve hateful issues like this. He deserves to have individuals help him. You have NO concept about mark and I’s relationship. how a lot enjoyable it was. how completely satisfied we each have been, and the way completely satisfied we each are. We determined it is best for us to not be in a relationship…. that is all.
JoJo, who was named as TIME journal’s most influential individuals in 2020 added, “We’re youngsters. And our relationship did not work out proper now. He did nothing. I did nothing. Just higher being mates. Relax.”
JoJo Previously Admitted That She Doesn’t Share Everything With Her Followers
Even JoJo, who has 10 million followers on Instagram, likes to maintain components of her life personal from the media highlight.
While showing along with her mom on the Success With Podcast, JoJo stated, “Do I’ve any secrets and techniques? Yes. Actually the opposite day I used to be priding myself on how sincere I’m with the world and the way I’ve no secrets and techniques. And then I used to be like, ‘Um, however what about a couple of of my issues?’ A few secrets and techniques,” she stated, to which her mother stated, “your boyfriend?”
“He’s superb and I could not have imagined anybody higher,” JoJo replied.
JoJo admits that she initially tried to maintain her relationship with Mark beneath wraps. “I’m actually within the public gentle and the factor is like, I do not care,” she defined. “That’s a aspect of my life that I can hold public or I can hold personal,” noting that she left it to her boyfriend to determine if he wished to disclose his identification to her fanbase.
“Honestly he is a dream,” she continued. “Really, really unreal and I’m so completely satisfied.”