Sam Smith has opened up about his gender identification.
The ‘Stay With Me’ singer has revealed that he does not establish himself as a male or feminine, explaining that he is “someplace in between”.
“You don’t establish in a gender. You are simply you… you’re your personal particular creation. That is how I take it,” Sam informed The Good Place actress Jameela Jamil on her present I Weigh Interviews of himself.
“I’m not male or feminine. I feel I float someplace in between — considerably on the spectrum.”
Sam continued: “I’ve all the time had a little bit of a battle in my physique and my thoughts… I do suppose like a lady in my head at instances. I’ve generally sat there and questioned, do I need a intercourse change? It’s one thing I nonetheless take into consideration, however I don’t suppose it’s.”
Talking about his sexuality in relation to his gender identification, the singer defined additional: “I’ve all the time been very free by way of interested by sexuality.
“I’ve tried to vary that into my ideas on gender…once I transfer, when I’ve intercourse with males, it is very female. I am female in some ways — and I’ve resented that.”
In 2016, Sam received the Best Original Song Oscar for Spectre‘s ‘Writing’s on the Wall’ and dedicated his award to “the LGBT community all over the world”.
“I learn an article a couple of months in the past by Sir Ian McKellen saying that no brazenly homosexual man has ever received an Oscar,” he stated on the time.
“I do not know if that is true, however I dedicate this to the LGBT group all world wide. I stand right here as a proud homosexual man and I hope we will someday all stand collectively as equals.”