Ricky Martin: GLAAD Media Award Winner!
Ricky Martin proudly shows off his GLAAD Media Award as he’s honored at the New York Marriott Marquis on Saturday (March 19) in New York City.
The 39-year-old Musica+Alma+Sexo singer shared that he’s proud to be out. “I’ve been through an intense spiritual process for the last five years, especially the last two years,” Ricky said (via People). “I needed to share it with the world.”
Ricky was honored with the Vito Russo Award, which celebrates openly gay and lesbian entertainers. “I’m walking today with my head up high, and to be here? To be receiving an award? I’ve only started,” he shared.
Below is video of Ricky’s acceptance speech, where he thanks his boyfriend Carlos González Abella. Congratulations, Ricky!!
Ricky Martin: GLAAD Acceptance Speech!