- Singer and Idol Philippines finalist Miguel Odron had a big revelation about himself recently
- He shared that he has been a member of the LGBTQ+ community and that he never pretended to be “straight”
- The singer also explained why he kept silence regarding the issue and just addressed it now
- Odron expressed his love and gratitude to the people who keep on supporting him and his music
Idol Philippines finalist Miguel Odron revealed that he is “gay” and shared his coming out story on social media.
KAMI learned that the 25-year-old singer and songwriter gave more details about his gender.
In an Instagram post, Miguel explained that he was never ashamed of being gay. He just wanted the people to focus on his talent.
“To be clear, I’ve never been ashamed of being gay. Everybody in my close circle knows and accepts me and anybody who doesnt is no longer in that circle,” he wrote.
“I made that choice on Idol not because I wanted to present a fake version of myself to all of you, but because I wanted your focus to be on my voice, my music and my writing,” he added.
He also expressed his appreciation and gratitude to those who continued to love and support him despite his identity.
“I never pretended to be straight. I chose to stay quiet about a very small but very personal part of me. I am still the same person,” he said.
Miguel Odron is one of the top five contestants on Idol Philippines which aired in 2019. He was also known for his resemblance to Idol PH judge James Reid.
Idol Philippines was one of the biggest singing competitions in the country last year. Zephanie Dimaranan was named as the grand champion of the competition.
Meanwhile, two contestants of Idol PH went viral after they reportedly “mocked” James Reid. However, they already explained their side regarding the issue.
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