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Sam Smith Sometimes Feels Guilty For Having Freedom To Be Gay

FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2014 file photo, British soul singer Sam Smith poses for a portrait, in New York. Breakthrough newcomers Smith and 5 Seconds of Summer will take the stage at the 2014 American Music Awards. Dick clark productions announced Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, that Mary J. Blige will join the British pop crooner and Australian boy band at the at the Nov. 23 event at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, to air live on ABC. (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP, File)

It’s so deep. But sometimes I sit and get so upset when I think about all the hundreds and thousands of gay men and woman all over the world, who are going through such heartache and hard times for just wanting to love someone they love. It makes me so sad and sometimes feel so guilty that I have that simplest freedom whilst others don’t. Sorry to get so deep, but it kills me. I don’t understand why more of us aren’t doing something about it. I’ll leave it there. But fuuuuck…”

Pop crooner Sam Smith in a message sent to his fans posted via his Twitter account