Celebrities React: Selena Gomez American Music Awards Speech
Celebrities are reacting to Selena Gomez’s American Music Awards speech. See stars’ reaction tweets below.
As Gossip Cop reported, Gomez was named the AMAs winner for Favorite Female Pop-Rock Artist. Her appearance at the awards show marked the singer-actress’ first time at an event since canceling her tour and retreating from the spotlight to deal with mental health issues and her ongoing battle with lupus. And while on stage to accept her award, Gomez tearfully admitted to being “broken,” and spoke of the importance of what’s in one’s heart.
Now fellow stars are praising Gomez for her candor and resilience. Among those expressing support is Lady Gaga, who shared the above photo on Instagram. She wrote in the caption, “So dope I got to hang with with the biggest rockstar of the night. (Ya,know besides Sting and Green Day) …the girl with the biggest prize of all a BIG Heart that she shares with the world.”
Pete Wentz tweeted, “Selena speech at the amas <3 more of that in the world please.” Colton Haynes wrote, “Sendin the biggest hug in the world to @selenagomez for speaking about how important it is to take care of your mental health.” Danielle Bradbery commented, “Wow…Those words..So honest. @selenagomez, you became an inspiration to me and thousands of others tonight.” Aly Raisman exclaimed, “Amazing!!! @selenagomez looking so effortlessly beautiful. Love the message. Congrats, well deserved.”
“I love you @selenagomez,” posted Camilla Cabello. Bailee Madison simply remarked, “Bravo @selenagomez.” Pia Mia said, “@selenagomez’s ama speech was everything tonight <3 so beautiful inside & out.” Gabrielle Union tweeted, “Kudos to Selena Gomez for being so open, honest & HELPFUL! You gave us your truth & I am grateful. Thank you. <3 from a broken lady #healing.” Radio deejay Zach Sang also expressed, “Tearing up….you’re a beautiful & genuine soul @selenagomez. Your honesty and passion has inspired me and so many.”
And what about best friend Taylor Swift? She shared an Instagram story showing her screaming reaction to Gomez’s name being announced. The enthusiastic response comes just days after Gossip Cop busted a story falsely claiming Swift and Gomez were feuding.