They’re specializing in motherhood.
Halsey revealed on Twitter that they didn’t attend the 2021 Met Gala as a result of they solely only recently gave delivery.
“I’m nonetheless breastfeeding <3 I solely had my child 7 weeks in the past. There’s nothing extra ‘American style’ than mothers having to return to work after simply giving delivery lol,” the “Darling” singer joked of this yr’s theme in response to a fan who was upset they didn’t attend.
“I wouldn’t have had a strategy to pump my breasts which might have been insanely painful,” they continued. “I perceive I’m extremely privileged to afford break day however the calls for are nonetheless prevalent and the biology doesn’t excuse me.”
The “I Am Not a Lady, I’m a God” performer, who makes use of “she/they” pronouns, welcomed child Ender with boyfriend Alev Aydin in July.
Regardless of breastfeeding, 26-year-old Halsey attended a public occasion on the finish of August, their first since giving birth — some extent that followers made clear to Halsey.
“Being out for 3 hours vs 9!!! I’m sorry I don’t know why I’ve to clarify this,” they responded Monday.
The “You Ought to Be Unhappy” singer has been candid about postpartum life, exhibiting off photographs on Instagram of their stretch marks and breastfeeding breaks. They as soon as once more received actual with their Twitter followers by closing out their Met Gala absence clarification with brutal particulars of postpartum life.
“Idk I received leaky hurty boobs, a bloody swollen uterus, and a human being that depends upon me as a life drive,” they tweeted. “I acknowledge my privilege each single day and the time it affords me with my child. however prefer it or not my physique is gonna do what it desires. I’m doing my finest to juggle all of it!”