Before catapulting to pop stardom, Kelly Clarkson was one of us. In many ways, she still is.
A single tweet changed Ricky Martin’s life, and then it changed the world. When the internationally famed Puerto Rican heartthrob came out in 2010, declaring himself on Twitter “a fortunate homosexual man” who’s “very blessed to be who I am,” Martin, 43, stepped out of the closet and into himself.
Set to release her third solo album this spring, Stefani rang to open up about her “late in life” introduction to the gay community, the lesson she’s teaching her boys when she paints their nails and how hubby Gavin Rossdale has broadened her worldview.
Chris Azzopardi’s work has been published internationally throughout the U.S., Canada and the U.K. Since 2009 he’s interviewed high-profile talent for Q Syndicate, the international LGBT wire service reaching over 30 publications. In addition to his work with Q, he’s also a contributor to Entertainment Tonight’s ETonline.com.