JoJo Siwa revealed how a bond with Elton John has helped her all through her life.
“I remember the first time I ever got to meet Elton was backstage at one of his concerts and I got to talk to him for 45 minutes,” JoJo completely instructed E! News Nov. 20 on the Elton John Live: Farewell from Dodger Stadium live performance. “I was only 15 and that conversation changed my life forever.”
Another would comply with, although. Years later, when the 19-year-old got here out in Jan. 2021, Elton referred to as her to share his help. As she recalled, he mentioned, “‘Hello JoJo, darling. This is Elton.’ And I was like, ‘Mom, get the camera out. It’s Elton John.'”
He’s not the one celebrity who impressed her journey.
“To see the way that the world accepted Elton John for who he was, Freddie Mercury for who he was,” she defined, “all of those people who came before me in the gay community made me feel like, ‘Oh, it’s going to be OK. Those people are who they are, people know them and people love them.'”