Regardless of being an advocate for the LGBTQ group, Chris Martin admitted when he was a teen and first studying about his personal sexuality he was “very homophobic.”
“Once I went to boarding faculty I walked a bit humorous and I bounced a bit and I used to be additionally very homophobic as a result of I used to be like, ‘If I’m homosexual, I’m utterly f–ked for eternity’ and I used to be a child discovering sexuality,” he told Rolling Stone’s editorial director Jann S. Wenner in a uncommon new interview.
The Coldplay frontman, 42, defined that the “hardcore” youngsters at his faculty in England would tease him.
“They had been very very similar to, ‘You’re positively homosexual,’ in fairly a full-on method, fairly aggressively telling me that and it was bizarre for me for a couple of years,” he stated.
Martin, who shares two kids with ex-wife Gwyneth Paltrow, stated that, on the time, he didn’t know if he was homosexual or not however thought to himself, “Even when I’m, I can’t be as a result of it’s unsuitable.” He added that it created “a horrible turmoil” for him.
“About 15 and a half, I don’t know what occurred, I used to be like, ‘Yeah so what?’ after which all of it simply stopped in a single day. It was very fascinating. As soon as I used to be like, ‘Yeah, so what if I’m homosexual?’” he stated of not caring about individuals’s assumptions any longer.
He continued, “Simply rising up a bit and having a bit extra publicity to the world pondering, ‘Loads of my heroes are homosexual’ or no matter. No matter they’re, it doesn’t actually matter.”
He’s at the moment relationship the actress Dakota Johnson.