Halsey clarifies their pronouns

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Singer Halsey at The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center. Photographed by Christopher Polk
Singer Halsey at The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center. Photographed by Christopher Polk
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Halsey is happy with either ‘she’ or ‘they’ pronouns. The ‘Without Me’ hitmaker recently changed their bio on Instagram and Twitter to let her fans know her pronouns are ‘she’ and ‘they’.

She has now clarified precisely what that means. She explained that the inclusion of ‘they’ in addition to ‘she’ feels most authentic to her.

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The change of her pronouns comes after Halsey announced her pregnancy on Instagram last month.

“Surprise! I thought pregnancy would give me very strong, binary feelings about ‘womanhood'," she shared.

"But truly, it has levelled my perception of gender entirely. My sensitivity to my body has made me hyper-aware of my humanness, and that’s all. Doing a remarkable thing. And it’s grand. I hope the feeling lasts.”

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Fans flooded her comments with support, showing her love for coming out publicly.

One fan commented, “Halsey using she/they pronouns really warms my heart. People do not understand how easily you can make someone feel invalidated just with simple words. Seeing a person I look up to a lot coming out with the same pronouns as [me] is very comforting tbh.”

The singer showed her appreciation in an Instagram Story post with a simple “Thank u,” followed by a red heart emoji.

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