Selena Gomez has ruled over our television screens since she was just a child, from appearing on Barney & Friends to her own TV series on Disney Channel, The Wizards of Waverly Place. Since then, she has starred in multiple movies alongside other A-list celebrities. Gomez also stepped into the world of music and released 3 solo albums, as well as 3 albums with her band, Selena Gomez & The Scene.
Despite having an impressive discography and filmography to her name, Selena Gomez came under the media’s spotlight after her relationship with singer Justin Bieber went public. Soon, the couple became the talk of the town, and with social media, every move made by Gomez was scrutinized by the die-hard Bieber fans. After a rough breakup, both singers hinted at the details of their relationship which hung by strings in its final days but, recent evidence suggests that there was more to it than just an unhappy relationship.
Selena Gomez’s Recent Interview
The singer opened up in a 2018 interview with NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro. She mentioned how she felt like she was subjected to emotional abuse during the time she was in a relationship with Bieber. After the final split in 2018, Selena Gomez released a single which garnered quite the fame for its beautiful lyrics and music.
In the interview, she confirmed that the single was written about Bieber. She also mentioned how proud she is of the single and the way she was feeling when she wrote it. Gomez went on to add that the song is not hateful in nature, rather it is about her acknowledging that the relationship had its ups and downs but, it’s finally time for her to move on.
On to Greener Pastures
The host, Lulu Garcia Navarro, asked Selena Gomez whether moving on from Justin Bieber gave her a hard time, to which she replied that she has been able to find strength. She also mentioned that she was, in fact, subjected to abuse, which she later on clarified as emotional abuse. It made her realize that she no longer wants to spend the rest of her life going on about a failed relationship.
Bieber on Their Relationship
Justin Bieber had his own struggles growing up in the media’s spotlight. In the past, he has also confessed to abusing drugs during the time when he was dating Selena Gomez.
We are happy to know Selena Gomez is living her best life now. She recently launched her own makeup called Rare Beauty and Justin Bieber is happily married to model Hailey Baldwin.