Kevin McHale is bringing the warmth!
Lower than three months after releasing the primary single from his EP Boy, McHale returned with a brand new, horny summer time anthem. On Friday, the Glee alum, 30, dropped his second monitor “James Dean” — and with it, an accompanying music video.
Within the steamy video, McHale channels his inside Dean by sporting a white t-shirt and denims as he sings the soulful tune on a sofa. The cameras then flash to the singer-actor entering into the bathe, fully-clothed, with Pose‘s Johnny Sibilly.
Standing below the working faucet collectively, the pair share a protracted, intimate embrace within the bathe earlier than taking off their moist t-shirts on the finish of the video.
At one other level, McHale places gold, shimmery eye shadow, blush, and sizzling pink lipstick on Sibilly. He later wipes off the daring lip colour along with his finger as he sings about his kisses being “the softest thing I’ve ever felt before.”
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Shortly after releasing the tune at midnight on Friday, McHale revealed that it was “my fav song from my EP, and I’m ready for it to pollute your ears.”
Chatting with HuffPost in regards to the inspiration behind his “playful” new video, McHale stated he and director Justin Thorne have been hoping to showcase the “sweet and sexy-ish” moments of a relationship whereas additionally “not taking ourselves too seriously.”
“We wanted a shower, we wanted it to feel a little editorial, we wanted it super simple, but we didn’t exactly know how it’d all come together,” he advised the outlet. “We had a loose idea of what we wanted, and luckily Johnny is a beautiful saint and was down to just try it all out.”
In reference to the make-up scene, McHale stated, “I think men playing around with makeup is a wonderful thing.”
“I think showing how that can be attractive is a positive thing,” he continued. “Keeping it playful and sweet was the goal so we could show different sides to a relationship.”
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McHale appeared to return as homosexual in April 2018 after tweeted his reward for Ariana Grande‘s new single, “No Tears Left to Cry,” and stated the monitor was “gayer than me and I ACCEPT.”
A month later, he publicly confirmed his sexual orientation. The information adopted weeks of hypothesis after McHale posted a photograph of himself cuddling as much as actor Austin McKenzie.
Chatting with Marc Malkin throughout a Fb Dwell speak, the Glee actor revealed he was “definitely happy,” explaining, “it’s better out than not” and he “wasn’t obviously shouting it from the mountaintops.”
When requested if he was hiding his sexuality on social media, McHale stated, “If somebody was a big fan and following everything I was doing [on social media], like the people I interact with on Twitter on a daily basis, I think there was zero surprise. People knew.”
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Although he’s been targeted on his music profession as of late, McHale just lately revealed that he’d be down for a Glee reunion.
“I feel like it might happen, but I just don’t know what it looks like,” McHale, who starred as Artie Abrams on the musical dramedy for six seasons from 2009-15, advised PEOPLE on the Billboard Music Awards in May.
“I mean, we all hang out all the time but the public doesn’t see that. I think it would be fun to maybe do a concert or something,” the actor continued. “I was talking about it with [costar] Amber Riley a couple weeks ago and she said it would be fun.”
“She tried to put one together a couple years ago and it didn’t work out,” he shared. “It would be fun to do it and raise money for charity and do a one-off concert.”
“It would be really nice to have us all together and it would be easy for us in a sense that we’re well-trained seals,” he jokingly added.