JoJo Siwa on being pansexual and why she feels so happy

In a cover story with Individuals, the 17-year-old social networks star who offers out arenas stated she at first didn’t wish to “label” herself however was gladly in a relationship with sweetheart Kylie Prew, 18, and was out to friends and family.

“I still don’t know what I am. It’s like, I want to figure it out. And I have this joke. Her name is Kylie. And so I say that I’m Ky-sexual,” Siwa stated. “But like, I don’t know, bisexual, pansexual, queer, lesbian, gay, straight.”

JoJo Siwa says her 'perfect' girlfriend encouraged her to come out

“I always just say gay because it just kind of covers it or queer because I think the keyword is cool,” she included.

Siwa even more discussed how she determines.

“I like queer,” she stated. “Technically I would say that I am pansexual because that’s how I have always been my whole life is just like, my human is my human.”

Siwa is not the very first celebrity to go over being pansexual (Demi Lovato likewise just recently stated she is too), which describes those who are open in their sexual options no matter their partners’ biological sex, gender, or gender identity.

And while the singer/dancer/actress/YouTube star stated there has actually been some unfavorable reaction to her coming out, she’s likewise acquired brand-new fans who applauded her openness.

“I’ve never gotten this much support from the world,” she stated. “I think this is the first time that I’ve felt so personally happy.”

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.