Selena Gomez on Being Inspired by the Power of Women

November 29, 2017
By Scott T. Sterling With 2017 surely to be remembered as the year of #MeToo, Selena Gomez has opened up about being inspired by the power and resilience of women, particularly in the music industry. Related: Selena Gomez Opens Up About Kidney Transplant Surgery  "The women have really defined their voices," Gomez said in a recent interview with Billboard, "and I feel most comfortable because I see all the women I look up to feeling comfortable enough to talk about the struggles or things that they've gone through." Gomez went on to relate how her recent lupus-related kidney transplant can be her contribution to providing a similar inspiration to others. "Being able to talk about that confidently... I feel like I can make a positive impact by sharing my story," the singer said.