Jesy Nelson on leaving Little Mix, her mental health and new solo music | Cosmopolitan UK

4. Svi 2021.
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It's been just five months since Jesy Nelson announced her exit from Little Mix after nine years in the group, but already she's making waves on her own and she's gearing up for a lot more.
Our June cover star caught up with Cosmopolitan UK to answer a few questions for our Up Close video series, and she talked candidly about her decision to leave Little Mix, the best and worst things about being in the spotlight, as well as revealing her exciting plans for the future.
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  • can anyone please tell me her real insta and twitter please

    martin Jamesmartin JamesPrije 21 minute
    • Instagram: @jesynelson she doesn't have a Twitter account because when she was in Little Mix any of them used to use it individually

      fuchsiafuchsiaPrije 9 minuta
  • I wonder if she still talks to the other girls

    aurabellaaurabellaPrije 34 minuta
  • I love Jesy so much and I hope she does whatever she thinks is best for her

    aurabellaaurabellaPrije 43 minuta
  • She seems so happy now. I’m glad for her and wish her nothing but the best 💜

    Talena BellTalena BellPrije 55 minuta
  • love her positivity

    Alia Lazaman ElAlia Lazaman ElPrije sat
  • So happy that you look so happy x so at ease, my daughter has followed you from the beginning and still adores you at 22.

    Liz UrquhartLiz UrquhartPrije sat
  • Little Mix is in my opinion, the healthiest girl group there is. I am happy for Jesy, I hope they all continue to uplift each other whether they're in the band or not.

    Josechu García LópezJosechu García LópezPrije sat
  • we love you Jesy, you do not have to worry if they compare you with the others you are perfect like this. I m happy that you are better and I wish you the best or, and remember, always be yourself

    marta scagnettimarta scagnettiPrije 2 sati
  • Thank you so much Jesy! I love you so much! We love you! You do genuinely make me feel happy and have such positive advice. ;)

    Fun JonnyFun JonnyPrije 2 sati
  • It was nice a good interview

    Marie Cyprien-TaylorMarie Cyprien-TaylorPrije 2 sati
  • Jesy Nelson, in my opinion, is literally the best singer ever. I love her (literally I'd date her) and I can't wait to here her own music and see her at her OWN concert and if she doesn't win a Brit imma die

    Kadey OwenKadey OwenPrije 2 sati
  • I LOVE LOVE her comments on tools she was spot on. If you are happy and content with your life why will you have time lashing out on someone and just being plain nasty...they definatepy have deep scars that they need help with

  • I am sooo happy shes continuing to release music because I just loove her voice so much. Have followed the first since day one so my heart broke when she left little mix because I thought she was leaving music all together even though I still would have supported her devision whatever best for her metal health. But the fact she is continuing with a solo career im even more happ to still hear her beautiful voice!

  • Please come back Jesy to little mix! But you don't have to come back, I just really want you to come back because you are amazing and Jesy remember keep focusing on your mental health!

    Rachael ScottRachael ScottPrije 4 sati
  • Hola🥺alguien sabe donde está en Español??

    tamii Bravotamii BravoPrije 4 sati
  • I can she how jesy is so much happier now love you so much jesy 🥰 we will always support you 😘 From Philippines here

    jessierose arcillasjessierose arcillasPrije 4 sati
  • OMG i love her sooooo much!!!! I mean can u imagine what she’s been through ... blessing to u my love !!!! So exciting to hear some new music shit in the future! If u would do a early listing party .... I would be down for it 👌🏽👌🏽👌🏽😋😋

    Nora GNora GPrije 4 sati
  • Pm

    Daniela WidmerDaniela WidmerPrije 4 sati
  • She is absolutely 💯 right on that emotion we are human an we do hold it in, an then she also right the best mental health is talking to some I am doing that now holding it in for so long makes u very at the point u do cry an alot of other emotions u don't even know u had or have! So this is the best advice any one can give anbyeah 100% we do need to train our mind to think positive positive because it is very easy to think negative about our self as humans so again ty 😊 for sharing this, this here is empowering woman to grow in our self an not just woman but all of the human race!

    Kimberly wojciechowskiKimberly wojciechowskiPrije 4 sati
  • Can we notice that her makeup has changed for a more natural look?? She no need to try to be on the spot now is only her

    RockyontheroadRockyontheroadPrije 4 sati
  • Thanks Jesy ❤ I turned 50 a few months ago and sat here crying because I've made a hash of my life mostly through my anxiety and depression and now fibromyalgia. A lot of young people will look at you and think they can make it and they probably will because your their Role Model xxx

    LisaLisaPrije 5 sati
  • Is she still moaning?

    S 100S 100Prije 5 sati
  • Happy for you and we will expect many things from u

    Meron YohannesMeron YohannesPrije 5 sati
  • God I love this woman...

    BencoolskiBencoolskiPrije 6 sati
  • i just hope she is still in contact w/ the 3 girls....bc it doesn't look like it...

    *_ naz _**_ naz _*Prije 6 sati
    • jesy loves girls more than u stop it

      rokni hosseinirokni hosseiniPrije 4 sati
  • Jesy has been my role model since 2011 so I will always support her!

    AlzxandraAlzxandraPrije 6 sati
  • I stan this queen I can’t wait to see her future music and other endeavors

    Jacqueline SweeneyJacqueline SweeneyPrije 7 sati
  • you are an inspiration i thought you was the best girl in the band the prettiest and the nicest loved you from audition,s on x facter xxx

    mandymandyPrije 7 sati
    • dont compare them . didnt u learned

      rokni hosseinirokni hosseiniPrije 4 sati
  • We love and always suport you to be happy 🥰🥰🥰🥰

    nanda 9603nanda 9603Prije 7 sati
  • She's spot on about internet trolls. Also I cannot WAIT for her solo stuff ✨

    Mistress WerewolfMistress WerewolfPrije 7 sati
  • obviously we only see what is shown to us but you know they never did a statement together or anything like that...

    mijuo rouimijuo rouiPrije 7 sati
  • True mixers will support Jesy's solo career! Can't wait to hear her new music ❤️❤️❤️

    Gabriel MatosGabriel MatosPrije 8 sati
  • It's such a good thing that she uses her voice & platform to advocate for mental health! Love the part where she talks about the trolls. People who spend their energy into trying to bring other people down and just like to be mean for no reason: these are the ones who truly need help.

    Gabriel MatosGabriel MatosPrije 8 sati
  • @SimonBoyle87 guys its the one who writed shit about jesy and the girls. we found it . lets cancel him . again simon things. lets go to twitter and cancel him

    rokni hosseinirokni hosseiniPrije 8 sati
    • Miss you and will never stop supporting you and Little Mix

      mijuo rouimijuo rouiPrije 7 sati
  • @SimonBoyle87 guys its the one who writed shit about jesy and the girls. we found it . lets cancel him . again simon things. lets go to twitter and cancel him

    rokni hosseinirokni hosseiniPrije 8 sati
  • The part where she talks what advice she'd give to her younger self made me so emotional 😭😭😭 Jesy is so strong, she's been through a lot and I'm soooo happy that she seems to be in a better place and is looking foward to this new phase in her life & career. She deserves all the success and happiness in the world!

    Gabriel MatosGabriel MatosPrije 8 sati
  • I'm so happy you're happy. The change in your face and expressions and voice from last year is incredible. So proud of you and happy for you ♥️

    Beth SpiveyBeth SpiveyPrije 8 sati
  • I'm so glad that you are doing great. I'll support you forever. I love you Jesy.

    Thin yanantThin yanantPrije 8 sati
  • Glad she's happy, Its clear she doesn't like pop music and now get to do what she wants, RnB. I just hope she learns to love herself and take responsibility for her own triggers and insecurities instead of projecting them onto the other girls. Also a bit of empathy towards those offended by the black fishing and "Nword" situations would be nice instead of blocking them.

    buddy fbuddy fPrije 8 sati
  • Liam being the kindest heart that he is😭❤️

    Ylva HeyerYlva HeyerPrije 9 sati
  • I knew it, she just wanna go SOLO why using mental health to get away from your group? Cause girl for sure you'd still gonna get bully 🤭

    Ate Elen's Various menuAte Elen's Various menuPrije 9 sati
  • So have left Little Mix just until your mental settles down, or is it permanent?

    Patrick DonaldsonPatrick DonaldsonPrije 10 sati
  • remove little mix from the title, sis doesn't want that spotlight and we don't want or need her negativity and bullsh1ts anymore. leave her with the 2 fans she has lmao

    ella wasabiella wasabiPrije 10 sati
    • Lmao you're exactly the kind of person she's talking about. hater ❤️

      AVAVPrije 3 sati
    • u are obssesed with littlemix

      rokni hosseinirokni hosseiniPrije 8 sati
  • We love you, sis❤️

    Ana DíazAna DíazPrije 10 sati
  • The dancing is going to be 🔥.

    ML TML TPrije 10 sati
  • Crazy what she has done with her face.

    sterlihallasterlihallaPrije 11 sati
  • Ok so jesy leaving the group to get help. But why the SOLO CAREER? That not going to help her. It was b.s just to leave the group. Good luck

    Miss BambiMiss BambiPrije 12 sati
  • so... should i blame the lockdown and sweet melody music video? ;-;

    Hello ByeHello ByePrije 12 sati
  • Miss you and will never stop supporting you and Little Mix

    Minzy CMinzy CPrije 12 sati
  • _I was just reading an interview that she had with someone called Felicity, and it made me realise that celebrities have insecurities too. Most of us expect celebrities to be perfect but they’re not. They’re human as well. Put yourself first from time to time. It’s one of the best things you can do to yourself._

    LolaLolaPrije 12 sati
  • seeing her so happy when she talks about being free is proof that she made the best decision she could’ve ever made.

    Ben Staniland MusicBen Staniland MusicPrije 13 sati
  • Absolute legend, and I wish her every success. Can’t wait to see what the future holds for her new projects. 🙂

    Laura CraftLaura CraftPrije 13 sati
  • That is such a good point about crying. Why do we try and stop ourselves crying in front of others yet we don’t hide laughter or worry or anger?

    Jane PorterJane PorterPrije 13 sati
  • I love jesy but I also kinda feel like after she releases her songs there will be more drama about how she left the group aside the mental health and social media issue... I feel it’s going to be like another fifth harmony Camila Cabello drama and I’m not here for it.😩😩😩😩😩 please if there’s any drama please spare us and make us music 😘

    Marvin AwuahMarvin AwuahPrije 13 sati
  • Has anyone else noticed that Jesy's been removed as a writer from Confetti? Both album and the single.

    Peter StulrajterPeter StulrajterPrije 13 sati
    • @ella wasabi originally, she was listed as a writer on that song and several others on Confetti. At least on Wikipedia she was.

      Peter StulrajterPeter StulrajterPrije 8 minuta
    • she was never a writer for any of the two things lmao.

      ella wasabiella wasabiPrije 10 sati
  • Everyone’s just praising Jesy for prioritising her mental health, and she should but I feel like the bigger issue here is why, she shouldn’t of had to have done that because people should not be constantly comparing girls and focusing on her appearance. The fact is is if little mix was a boy group she would probably still be apart of it. Jesy shouldn’t have to be the one to change herself and things in her life, it should be the media and fans who place these expectations on female stars to change their mentality instead.

    Sari ManneSari MannePrije 13 sati
  • I love her so much ❤️

    Josie HollandJosie HollandPrije 13 sati
  • I love her so much. I’m so proud of her.

    Gaiya GilorGaiya GilorPrije 14 sati
  • 💖

    Ray Alexander Quispe ChavezRay Alexander Quispe ChavezPrije 16 sati
  • Jesy is amazing! I can't wait for her new music to come out

    angie20de06angie20de06Prije 16 sati
  • She's so sweet,,, actually Jesy is the one who first captured my attention from Little Mix in their music video Touch which brought me to their fan base 🤗🤗....l was like,, who's this fiesty lady,,daamn 🥵....l kinda thought she was the ring leader,haha😂... Love you Jesy Love you Little Mix Can't wait for new projects from both sides

    Aaron HalliwelAaron HalliwelPrije 16 sati
  • her necklace gold? I LOVE it

    Jay SantosJay SantosPrije 16 sati
  • So she left LM because she was getting trolled and cyber bullied and it affected her mental health a lot. She needed to get out of the spotlight. But in the same breath she wants to release solo music and that will surely keep her in the limelight and probably make her vulnerable to the same bullying she experienced while with LM. If she wanted to go solo she could have just said so when she left.

    lolo zlolo zPrije 17 sati
  • she’s so ungrateful

    MarinaMarinaPrije 17 sati
  • She is just a very insecure and selfish person be grateful to those who help you

    Rey For EverRey For EverPrije 18 sati
  • It is so good to see you chatting freely about things that have happened and your thoughts on where you are are shining inside, which comes across so clearly, and the strength to do what you did, and to now start to begin to live your life how you want it to be. Looking forward to the new, happier Jessy.

    Julie SmithJulie SmithPrije 19 sati
  • click 3:10 for those who are sad over little mix break up

    ana juliaana juliaPrije 19 sati
  • I find it sad that they no longer like each other’s instagram posts after Jesy’s departure, although they continued to be followers. Wish them all the best still.

    Rafiq RabaniRafiq RabaniPrije 20 sati
  • She left the band because of the pressure of being compares and here are all the comments tryin to create beef between the girls.

    Marcel ArcayaMarcel ArcayaPrije 21 sat
  • It would be a dream to see all the girls make music together again but still cant wait for jesy's new music SO EXCITED!!!

    Savannah BaptistinSavannah BaptistinPrije 22 sati
  • I dont know if its just me or is everyone waiting for the moment when little mix and jesy will collabe and make music again

    Savannah BaptistinSavannah BaptistinPrije 22 sati
  • Im so happy to see jesy laughing and smiling 😃 😍 ☺ like she did once back then ....tnks for the advices tho...really excited to get musics from jesy ..coz she was n she is my bias from fiji 🇫🇯

    Sornal NaiduSornal NaiduPrije 22 sati
  • Jesy Nelson is so Brave proud of her

    Pablo ZerpaPablo ZerpaPrije 22 sati
  • Who is here after what the sun magazine said

    Maram 24th\ gMaram 24th\ gPrije 23 sati
    • It's false. Some stupid "journalist" trying to create drama.

      AVAVPrije 3 sati
  • her teeth are so white damn

    Habibe IdriziHabibe IdriziPrije 23 sati
  • I will never understand why people hated her just because of her looks. Her iconic personality is beauty

    Blær Olivia NelsonBlær Olivia NelsonPrije dan
    • Not for her look, her actittud

      pablo villegaspablo villegasPrije 22 sati
  • Stay strong!

    Andrea CatoAndrea CatoPrije dan
  • Liam is a sweetheart🥰

    Lucy StylesLucy StylesPrije dan
  • 🤮🤮🤮🤮

    ammandaammandaPrije dan
    • Troll

      Black SwanBlack SwanPrije dan
  • Love jessie ur the best I've always said from the beginning when you did xfactor ur the prettiest good luck for the future xx

    Karen MckenzieKaren MckenziePrije dan
  • I still hope that she’ll join the girls one day 🤞🏼

  • I don't get how "I don't care about the trolls anymore" and "I left LM because I couldn't deal with being compared to the other girls (by trolls)" are compatible 🤷🏽‍♀️ Just go have your solo career. You are talented and you will do great.

    MJ OrmazaMJ OrmazaPrije dan
    • They're compatible because of what she's said in this and multiple other interviews over the years which is essentially, I hate myself based on the things trolls said because at some point I started to believe what they said was true and now I compare myself to the other girls every time I stand next to them and I couldn't do that to myself anymore.

      doesitmatterdoesitmatterPrije 3 sati
  • Jesy is clearly making an effort to be on her own, live her own dreams and leave her Little Mix days behind her. We don't know what happened between them. If they are still friends or not is not any of our business. Let's enjoy and value their music for what it is and not for what we would like it to have been.

    MJ OrmazaMJ OrmazaPrije dan
    • Something tells me her leaving the group wasn't only becuase of her mental health. There's more to the story that we don't know. I have a feeling they had a big argument

      Ivan IvezIvan IvezPrije 3 sati
  • Maybe it's my own mental health clouding my judgement but am I the only one who think she should have just quit music? It just feels like she's attributing the pressure to the band when this is just something that happens to all musicians especially women. Something tells me she is being way too optimistic about all of this, a solo career, and not actually working out her real problem which is leaving her source of stresses and anxieties. In conclusion, I wish her nothing but the best, hopefully I'm just being overprotective of a fellow mental health issues sufferer.

    Sami AgiusSami AgiusPrije dan
    • I kind of agree with you. If i were her, I would’ve taken a year long break while things calm down. I feel like shes being sabotaged at the moment since she revealed that some people from LM’s team did not like her and did not want her to be around.

      moyuu teannmoyuu teannPrije 19 sati
    • but music is literally her life, but yeah I would do the same if I would be a singer. I would go on a big break out of social media, and continue singing after a very big break of anything.

      Anita KarácsonyiAnita KarácsonyiPrije dan
  • Girl. We love you! Prioritize YOURSELF !

    Samuka FontesSamuka FontesPrije dan
  • Happy for you Jesy.... A little uncomfortable with the constant stressing of surrounding yourself with people that genuinely make you happy and make you feel good... I thought you and the girls were solid and were friends... Somethings fishy there, definitely. I thought it was just the public perception and expectation of her being in the group that drove her to the edge... I wish she had let people know she's cool with the girls and not make it like being with them all 9years was miserable... The thing about troll is, once youre a public figure, you automatically sign up for , she'll still get these public perception and opinions... I hope she's able to deal with it better henceforth since she feels being in little Mix with the girls didn't help. For me, I feel like she just wanted to do her own thing, have her own style, her own music..... She kinda just got tired of it all and the constant comparism or expectations she perceived the public wanted didn't help. I wish her all the best still.

    Bridget NgonebuBridget NgonebuPrije dan
  • I love you, Jessssssssyyyyyyyyyyyyyy. I'm so excited for new music

    mond pasilanmond pasilanPrije dan
  • You go gal doesn't matter what other say cuz you should always do what's good for you 😉

    내가 왜 좋아하니?내가 왜 좋아하니?Prije dan
  • for you like one day you did for me, i feel so represent by you, thank u!

    beedsj roiuebeedsj roiuePrije dan
  • I hope Jesy knows just how gorgeous she really is, shes’s incomparable. There’s no one like her, she is stunning in this video, she’s glowing with confidence and integrity.

    Sara LoverockSara LoverockPrije dan
  • She cant leave. Shes like one of the main people!

    11ben100011ben1000Prije dan
  • JESY LINDA 🥰😘🥰💖

    DaneDanePrije dan
  • Liar!!

    danielriosvedanielriosvePrije dan
    • She looks happy that all that matters for her she probably still friends with girls but not online but still friends with them offline

      beedsj roiuebeedsj roiuePrije dan
  • Too beautiful 😊

    Deven ThomasDeven ThomasPrije dan
  • What a lovely and genuine person! This interview really made me warm to her- you can tell how genuine she is. Wish her all the best as I do for the other 3 gals. 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

    Andrew MurrayAndrew MurrayPrije dan
  • look how happy our queen is😻😻

    John Andrei AcariJohn Andrei AcariPrije dan
  • Some of y'all need to move on pfft

    uhmexcuseyouuhmexcuseyouPrije dan
  • When she said MY THREE GIRLS, my heart cried out loud😣

    Nair ReshmiNair ReshmiPrije dan
  • U left the other girls alone.. I hope ur carrier will be over.

    Freckble ThingsFreckble ThingsPrije dan
    • isn't all that matters that she's happy? Why are you being so rude?

      Anita KarácsonyiAnita KarácsonyiPrije dan
  • I am really happy for you jesy always talk about your feelings very proud of you xxxx

    Aaliyah RobertsAaliyah RobertsPrije dan