"A freeing thing..." Sam Smith says they're open to dating any gender 3 weeks ago

"A freeing thing..." Sam Smith says they're open to dating any gender

“I just fall in love with whoever I fall in love with."

Love is love, and so is loving whoever you want - so it's music to our ears to hear Sam Smith talk so openly about their feelings.

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The hit singer has opened up about their love life to and revealed they don't care about a potential partner's gender. Rather, they'll fall in love with whoever they fall in love with.

 

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The 28-year-old told The Sun: “I’ve never really kind of played by the rule book. I love people and whoever I fall for, that’s who I fall for. I don’t know who that’s going to be."

They're not in a relationship at the moment but Sam seems to be open to finding someone. “Now I don’t know what gender they will be, to be quite honest, and that’s a freeing thing — to not be limited to one category of person," they added.

“I just fall in love with whoever I fall in love with. I generally have never really thought about people, any human beings, in rigid terms."

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The singer says growing up they noticed the dynamics in their family were different to most families.

“I’ve grown up in a family where the gender power balance and all these things were completely shifted," they said. "My mum worked, my dad was a househusband. My sisters are incredibly strong women.”

Smith has been quite open recently about their relationship and plans for a family. Last week they chatted openly with Zane Lowe about their dreams to have kids by the age of 35.

“I want kids. I want all of it," they said. "I want to be with the kids and I want to watch them grow and be with them every day. I want to be mummy."

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Sam's new album, Love Goes, is out now.