The beat goes on

Harry Styles maybe probably just came out

Harry Styles has avoided using words like “heterosexual” to describe himself in the past, and the reason why may now be coming into focus.

Fans are interpreting the lyrics of his new song “Medicine” as a not-so-subtle confirmation that he’s into girls and guys and whatever, man, he doesn’t do labels.

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Here’s the verse that has the Internet convinced this is a thing:

Tingle running through my blood, fingers to my toes
Tingle running through my bones
The boys and the girls are here
I mess ’round a bit
And I’m okay with it
The boys and girls are here
I’m messing ’round with them
And I’m okay with it

To add to the intrigue, some people are hearing an even more telling lyric.

Take a listen below, which certainly does sound like “I mess around with him” rather than “I mess around a bit“:


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Here’s some more reaction:

The song already has one high profile gay fan a bit hot and bothered: