Jesy Nelson has been a member of the Little Mix girl band for around 9 years now. However, the star decided to call it quits. The 29-year old star wrote the shocking news to her fans through her social media page.
The star revealed that she is leaving the group due to a mental health issue.’’ being in the band has taken a toll on my mental health. ‘’ I find the pressure of having to live to people’s expectations hard.’’ she wrote.
After an amazing 9 years together Jesy has made the decision to leave Little Mix. This is an incredibly sad time for all of us but we are fully supportive of Jesy.— Little Mix (@LittleMix) December 14, 2020
Jesy said that she was leaving with a “heavy heart.’’ She said that there comes the point in life where one needs to reinvest in self-care rather than making other people. The star reckoned that this was the beginning of a new phase in her life.
She thanked her fellow band member Jade Thirlwall, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Perre Edwards for their memories. ‘’To all myMixers, the past 9 years have been the most incredible time of my life. We have achieved things that never seemed possible. I can’t thank you all enough..’’
The star also wrote that she was unsure how things would look like with her decision, but surely hopes for support.