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Liam Payne on alleged naked picture leak: ‘I’m 100% not gay’

By Sam Rigby

One Direction’s Liam Payne has insisted that he is not gay after an alleged naked picture leak.

A picture, circulated on social media over the weekend, appears to show Payne naked on a bed with another man, but the singer has maintained that the picture is fake.

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Payne described the photo as “weird”, adding that he would rather “tweet a full frontal” than have people think the photo was really him. Read his tweet below:

When people questioned whether Payne’s response was homophobic, he replied with the tweet below.

The singer is the latest star to be involved in the naked picture leak scandal, which has already affected stars including Justin Bieber, Kim Kardashian West and Jennifer Lawrence.

Last month, Payne hit back at articles criticising his weight, asking: “Is it wrong to be normal?” – read more here.

Meanwhile, the 21-year-old recently posted a picture of himself ‘naked’ on a boat – take a look at the picture here.