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Olly Alexander helps man propose to his boyfriend at Years & Years show

2016-05-03
Olly Alexander is certainly no stranger to speaking up for LGBT causes, or proudly making a statement about his sexuality on stage, but the Years & Years frontman and former Attitude cover star may have outdone himself over the weekend after helping surprise a fan at a show in Seattle with a live onstage proposal. After singling out a man from the crowd up in between songs, the 25-year-old singer tells him: "Sorry Tyler, you must be confused. The reason I brought you up here is because basically someone here tonight told me they've got a really mad crush on you. "Do you have any idea who it might be?" With that, Tyler's boyfriend Matthew appears from the back of the stage and tells him: "I love you so much. I want to give you the world." And the rest, as they say, is history... More stories: Four gymnastic guys put on a display for Britain's Got Talent Senior Saudi Islamic cleric says homosexuals should not be punished