Johnny Gill addresses gay rumors and his suspect relationship with Eddie Murphy…
Johnny Gill Talks Gay Rumors And Eddie Murphy
Via omg! Insider:
The singer sat down with Kevin Frazier for an exclusive interview and for the first time discussed his sexuality and why he believes the rumors have persisted.
“If I could tell you why I sure would have by now…at this point in time I would have been able to cure that issue … to get rid of that issue,” he explained. “I took (sic) for the life of me never, never understood where it came from, why it lasted as it’s lasted.”
Gill, who will be seen tonight on TV One‘s new episode of Unsung, also discussed his friendship with Eddie Murphy and the talk that they were more than just friends. He was asked,
“What do you think about the rumors about you and Eddie Murphy having a relationship and what does Eddie say about it?” and he replied:
“They said it about Oprah and Gayle. They said it about Will [Smith] and Duane Martin so I guess we fit in the group of…because we’ve always been tight…Eddie could care less about it…and Eddie’s always been Eddie and anybody that knows Eddie knows Eddie lives Eddie’s life and he will look at you straight up and tell you, “Aye keep messing with me and I’ll hit you with my wallet and knock you out and keep it rocking!”