Jedward open up about their sexuality, and reveal why they’ve kept their relationships out of the spotlight
The twins, real names John and Edward Grimes, insist they are both straight. Jedward, who shot to fame when they appeared on The X Factor in 2008, also admitted they prefer to keep their relationships out of the public eye. Speaking to The Sun, Edward said that people assume they’re gay because of how they act of stage. "I think because on stage we wear sequins people go 'oh they must be a bit out there'," he said. "We never tone ourselves down. We're not lad lads but we're comfortable enough to just be on stage and do Prince vibes." John, who is appearing on new MTV show Single AF alongside his twin added: "We do whatever what we want to do.