Nick Jonas has said he has no time for accusations of "gay baiting," but the rampant media speculation over his sexuality shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Jonas, who has been romantically linked to Kate Hudson since his split from former Miss Universe Olivia Culpo last year, has garnered a sizable gay following through steamy photo spreads, appearances at gay clubs and advocacy work on behalf of the LGBT community. In a new interview with The Sun , Jonas sets the record straight for the upteenth time, assuring the publication that he won't say he's never been with another man since he has experienced same-sex action -- strictly in front of the cameras, that is. Read the full Sun interview with Nick Jonas here.
From Teen Heartthrob to Gay Icon, Who is Nick Jonas?
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Nick Jonas is an okay dude—at least, he seemed that way on Wednesday night as he hosted a Manhattan event for his collaboration with audio electronics company Altec Lansing. He seemed nice, understanding, maybe a little bit moody he was running an hour and a half behind at one point. The thing is, Nick Jonas is a pretty attractive straight dude. As such, he's basically catnip to a large cohort of gay men and since realizing that, the Jonas brother has seized his "gay icon" status with vigor. And though it's not his fault that man-loving men like him, some of his latest actions are what gay Twitter likes to call problematic.
Nick Jonas 'Would Be Lying' If He Said He Hasn't Had Gay Sex
They dress up as the pop star, emulating his rousing onstage persona and donning denim that looks practically painted on. Also, what tips do you have for a Nick drag king who wants to perfect their Nick Jonas drag act? I feel very honored!
First, he stopped at The Tonight Show , where he told Jimmy Fallon all about getting an unexpected boner at an award show while under the influence of weed edibles. Then he shuffled downtown, where he was one of a small handful of speakers at a vigil for the victims of the mass shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, which was held in front of the Stonewall Inn, the birthplace of the LGBTQ rights movement. Joining a lineup of politicians and activists, Jonas was the biggest celebrity to appear, and when he took the stage, there was a large smattering of applause. But halfway through his speech, the crowd turned. On the same night, Lady Gaga spoke at a similar public gathering in L.