When fellow Odd Future member, and frequent collaborator, Frank Ocean came out as gay in 2012, Tyler tweeted: "My Big Brother Finally Fucking Did That.

Proud Of That N***a Cause I Know That S**t Is Difficult Or Whatever.

“That was real love I was in, Ain’t no reason to pretend” he raps, continuing: All my friends was lost / They couldn’t read the signs / I didn’t want to talk / I tell ’em my location and they ain’t want to walk.” On numerous occasions Tyler has spoken about being gay on Twitter, something many people believed the artist to be joking about.

“I tried to come out the damn closet like four days ago and no one cared,” he wrote in April 2015.

Coming out feels like falling in love with yourself.

It’s committing to yourself for life, accepting your identity, and allowing yourself to be completely honest about who you are.

I was living my life, just not necessarily leading the charge.

But I never felt that made me any less real."She added that Rapinoe's activism wasn't a driving factor in her decision to come out, however."This actually has nothing to do with Megan, in terms of how free I feel to talk about it," Bird says. “It’s happening when it’s happening because that’s what feels right,” Bird told ESPN. Rapinoe has played midfield and wing for the Reign since 2013, and has been a member of the national team since 2006. "So even though I understand there are people who think I should have done it sooner, it wasn't right for me at the time. It's my journey."Bird, 36, is as decorated a basketball player as the sport has seen. That was never the case for me."As for the timing of her decision to come out, Bird said the moment felt right."It's happening when it's happening because that's what feels right," she noted.After being a standout basketball player at UConn and spending 15 years in the WNBA, Sue Bird is ready to let the world in on her secret. She decided to wait until now to come out because now “feels right.” NJ teen comes out as gay, parents throw surprise pride party “So even though I understand there are people who think I should have done it sooner, it wasn't right for me at the time. “We have a lot in common and just sort of clicked,” Rapinoe told espn W. The former Christ the King prep star won two NCAA championships, two WNBA titles and four Olympic gold medals. Women’s National Team, including the 2015 World Cup.