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Panic! at the Disco singer Brendon Urie opens up about his sexuality

Brendon Urie, pictured in September 2011. Getty Images

TORONTO — Singer Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco has opened up about his sexuality, admitting “it’s fun to dabble!”

He admitted: “I find myself being attracted to dudes all the time. I’m like, ‘Wow, that’s a beautiful man.’ There’s no shame in it. That’s how I feel. To stifle that would probably bring on stress and probably make somebody homophobic.”

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The 26-year-old musician, who married Sarah Orzechowski in April, told Between The Lines both he and his wife are open-minded.

“She’s attracted to girls, and I think some men are extremely attractive,” Urie said. “I have no shame in it.”

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He said he has “experimented” with men but considers himself “more attracted to women.”

The singer said the Panic! at the Disco single “Girls/Girls/Boys” — in which he sings “Love is not a choice” — could be a bisexual anthem.

Urie added: “I feel like (bisexuality) needs to be celebrated, because a lot of times I feel like people are ashamed and they hide it and they might be a little scared to open up about it.

“Being able to do that is a big step for me.”

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