Tyler Lockett shocked NFL followers after he disclosed that he has never experienced a sexual relationship. The 27-year-old Seattle Seahawks star broad receiver made the discovery in his debut book of poetry, Representation.

Lockett intends to wait till marriage to shed his virginity.

It’s unusual for a person to be a virgin throughout their adult years, several stars have practiced abstaining.

Below are five Black stars who stayed virgins in their 20s and also 30s.

Lolo Jones

Throughout an episode of “Celebrity Big Sibling,” the track-and-field celebrity discussed her love life and revealed that she was a 36-year-old virgin. “Another factor why I’m probably solitary is since I’ve never ever made love and also guys do not desire to wait on girls,” she said. She believes the absence of sexual affection has actually created men to weary. Jones remains solitary.

A.C. Green

In 1989, A.C. Green of the Los Angeles Lakers said that he was a virgin and determined to wait until marital relationship to make love. Environment-friendly’s colleagues would send out ladies to his hotel room, yet he would certainly always refuse the offer to participate in sex. He remained a virgin his whole NBA job and also did not make love till 2002 when he wed his partner of 17 years Veronique Environment-friendly.

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A.R. Shaw is a writer as well as reporter who records culture, politics, and also amusement. He has actually covered The Obama White Residence, the summer season Olympics in London, and presently functions as Way of living Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Follow his journey on Twitter @arshaw as well as Instagram @arshaw23.