Young love! JoJo SiwaShe was open about her growing romance with her best friend Kylie PrewAfter coming out as a member LGBTQ+ community.
Siwa made Prew’s relationship public in February 2021, just one month after she was out. Dance Moms alum Siwa opened up about how she was making long-distance relationships work.
“A lot of FaceTime,” she exclusively told Us WeeklyAugust 2021. “FaceTime was our best friend, is our best friend. I mean, we technically still are long-distance, but she’s been out in California for a minute now, which has been really nice, but we both just make it work, you know?”
The “Boomerang” singer also detailed how the pair made sure to never “hold things” from each other. “We’re both super honest and we tell each other where we’re going, what we’re doing,” she added. “Like, trust is a huge thing with long-distance. And I think that us trusting each other is what makes it work.”
After Siwa, a YouTube personality, suggested that she was having a difficult time while working on the YouTube channel, curious fans began to question whether Prew and Siwa were still together. Dancing With the Stars.
“We officially broke up the morning that I did the Prince Charming number [with partner Jenna Johnson]On Dancing with the Stars” Siwa explained to UseOctober 2021. “It’s been a few weeks and it’s been tough, but we’re getting through it. … I would have handled it so much differently [if I wasn’t on the show]. I just want[ed] time to be sad.”
The singer revealed that she was interested to find a new person after her split. For Siwa, it was important to connect with a person who “loves her” and “doesn’t want to change” who she is.
“I’ve said this once before, I do want to have a cuddle buddy because I miss cuddling a lot,” the former competitive dancer revealed to UseThe People’s Choice AwardsDecember 2021. “I’m not opposed to the idea of [dating]. I believe life is worth living and might meet someone tonight that I fall for. And the next time that I fall in love, you know, I’m down to date, but until then, I avoid dating for fun. I would only date if I was really serious.”
Siwa revealed that Prew and she were trying again after she had hinted that she was no longer on the market. “I am in a relationship and I’m very happy and very lucky to be loved. It’s been very nice,” she told Entertainment TonightMay 2022. “I think something that’s been great, is it’s been so honest, and I think that’s a mistake that I’ve made in the past, is maybe trying to be something that I maybe wasn’t. But this is just so pure and so honest, and it’s so real and it just feels like we got it right.”
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