Sam Smith’s preferred gender pronouns are they/them

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File-This Feb. 20, 2019, file photo shows singer Sam Smith posing for photographers upon arrival at the Brit Awards in London. The Oscar-winning pop star has declared his pronouns “they/them” on social media after coming out as non-binary in his “lifetime of being at war with my gender.” The English “Too Good at Goodbyes” singer said Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, he’s decided to “embrace myself for who I am, inside and out …” (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File)

(KRON) — Sam Smith came out as non-binary and announced their preferred pronouns are “they/them.”

The pop star made the announcement on social media saying they’ve endured a “lifetime of being at war with my gender.”

The announcement was met with thousands of supportive comments.

Read the 27-year-old’s Instagram post below:

Smith won an Oscar in 2016 for “Writing’s on the Wall,” from “Spectre” and has multiple Grammy Awards.

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