JoJo Siwa spoke about her ‘amazing’ girlfriend Kylie Prew while serving as a presenter at the 32nd annual GLAAD Media Awards, which took place Thursday.
At the start of her presentation, the 17-year-old YouTube personality expressed her enthusiasm to attend the ceremony and noted that she had recently opened up about her sexuality.
The singer exclaimed, ‘I am so excited to be here at the GLAAD Media Awards. I recently just came out as part of the LGBTQ community. ‘
Happy Camper: JoJo Siwa recently spoke about her ‘wonderful, wonderful’ girlfriend Kylie Prew while serving as a presenter at the 32nd annual GLAAD Media Awards on Thursday
Siwa went on to describe her relationship with her partner, Kylie Prew, 18 years old, noting that she was grateful to have met her partner.
“I have the best, most amazing, amazing girlfriend in the world who makes me so, so, so happy, and that’s all that matters,” she said.
The social media personality commented on her renewed position of influence among young people who have questions about their sexuality and how she took pride in serving as a positive influence.
“I think it’s really cool that kids all over the world who look up to me can now see that loving who you want to love is absolutely wonderful,” she said.
Better together: During her presentation, the singer commented that her friend ‘makes me so, so, so happy, and that’s all that matters’
Set an example: The YouTube personality also spoke about her position of influence with young people and noted that she was eager to serve as a positive example for them
Siwa went on to describe her attitude towards building relationships with other people regardless of outside opinions.
“ If you want to fall in love with a girl, if you want to fall in love with a guy, if you want to fall with someone who is a she, she, or who is non-binary, that’s incredible, ” she said.
The YouTube personality concluded by stating that she was grateful for how times have changed and how optimistic she was about the future.
She said, ‘Love is wonderful. You can be in love with the one you want to be in love with, and that should be celebrated. And amazingly, it is now in the world. ‘
Siwa went on to present the Outstanding Children’s Programming Award, which was presented to The Not-Too-Late Show With Elmo, who accepted the award without further ado.
Express her opinion: Before awarding an award, the singer stated that any kind of love ‘should be celebrated’
During a cover story for People, the social media personality opened up about how Prew paid no heed to outside opinions about their relationship and why she was grateful to have her around.
“She never cares what the internet said about us … It’s nice to have someone like that in my life,” Siwa commented.
The singer also noted that while she was still learning about herself, she was really happy that she was just dating her girlfriend.
‘I still don’t know what I am. It’s like, I want to find out. And I have this joke. Her name is Kylie. And so I say I’m Ky sexual, ‘she said.
‘My thing is, I don’t want people to watch my videos or buy my merchandise if they support not only me but the LGBTQ community,’ the singer added.
Being open: During a recent interview with People, Siwa noted that it was ‘nice to have someone in my life as’ her friend