Confirming the claim by cross-dressing singer Marilyn, 44-year-old father of two Gavin Rossdale acknowledges he hooked up with the dude. But why not confirm the specualtion earlier? “I think at the outset there was a sort of fear—that was right at the beginning of Bush, and I didn’t want it to be part of it. It felt like a cheap shot, so I was like, ‘I’m not getting involved.’ I’ve never wanted to appear closed about it. It’s not something I’ve talked about really because it’s always been in the glare of a tabloid world. It’s just one of those things: Move on. When you’re 17, Jesus Christ. I don’t think there’s anything strange about any form of—you’re learning about life. It’s a part of growing up. That’s it. No more, no less.” It was just the one time, says Gavin.