David Archuleta, who came in second place on the seventh season of American Idol, is opening up about his sexuality for the first time.
The 30-year-old singer came out in a touching Instagram post that was published during Pride Month. David says that while he came out as gay to his family back in 2014, he has questioned his sexuality over the years and is still figuring it out. “I like to keep to myself but also thought this was important to share because I know so many other people from religious upbringings feel the same way.
I’ve been open to myself and my close family for some years now that I am not sure about my own sexuality,” David said. “I came out in 2014 as gay to my family.