Teen YouTube star Jojo Siwa comes out to fans on Instagram
Published Saturday, January 23, 2021 8:03PM EST
JoJo Siwa arrives at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at the Galen Center in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
YouTube star Jojo Siwa confirmed her sexuality to her fans by coming out on her Instagram account.
Siwa posted the image on Twitter account Friday and her fans quickly rallied behind her and what appeared to be a coming out post.
"Personally, I have never ever been this happy," Siwa said in an Instagram live Saturday.
She shared her experience with the news and explained that she wasn't ready to put a label on her sexuality just yet.
"I'm not ready to say this answer because I don't really know this answer. ... I think humans are incredible people," she said.
"Right now, what matters is that you guys know that no matter who you love that's OK, and that it's awesome, and the world is there for you!"
Siwa went on to explain how she came to the decision to come out, saying she has just felt that way her whole life.
"I always believed that my person was going to be my person and if that person happened to be a boy great and it that person happened to be a girl great!"
The whole video is Siwa gushing with excitement as she keeps explaining how happy she is with all the love and support.
"I'm just so happy! I'm the happiest I have ever been!" she said.