Singer Emeli Sande has come out as bisexual as she revealed her new romance together with her “soul mate” Yoana.
aking to social media, Sande, who was beforehand wed to Adam Gouraguine for 2 years mentioned that her new associate is an “extraordinary woman”.
“It’s taken me many years to find the strength to be myself. I’ve struggled for a long time to accept myself as I am,” she shared on Twitter.
“I’m so fortunate to have discovered my soul mate Yoana, she’s such a unprecedented girl!
“Falling in love with her gave me the strength I needed! Feels so good to be in love and I feel happier than ever.”
“I’m deeply touched by all your messages of love and support. Thank you so much for acceptance and kind wishes. Feels like a huge weight has been lifted, here’s to a new beginning in truth and happiness,” she added.
When requested by a fan if she thought of herself bisexual she mentioned “I guess so.”
“I’m not sure what I identify as but I just feel like I should fall in love with whoever I fall in love with.”
Opening up about their relationship she informed Metro: “We met by way of music and I undoubtedly really feel happier than ever. It feels nice.
“For me, true love and having love in your life makes everything fit into place.”
Her fourth album, Let’s Say For Instance, is about to be launched later this 12 months.
“If you don’t actually have somebody to share it with or somebody supporting you behind the scenes, it’s very tough.
“So now I feel very fulfilled: I’ll always love music and I love my career but now it just feels that despite what happens, I can just enjoy life and be really happy.”