Pop music songwriter Teddy Geiger announces that he is transitioning — and people are showing support

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MAY 09: Teddy Geiger arrives to the 65th Annual BMI Pop Awards held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on May 9, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)

Teddy Geiger is transitioning and shared the personal news on Instagram this week, sparking an outpouring of support from fans.

When a social media user asked the singer-songwriter, “Why do you look differently lately?” Geiger took the opportunity to explain the huge life change.

“Okay…because u asked nicely…I am transitioning,” Geiger wrote. “I started talking about it with a couple of my close friends and family about a month ago and it’s given me the courage to start the process. I feel like the next step is to tell all y’all. So here, it goes. Love it or hate [it] this is who I have been for a looooong time. I love u guys. Talk sooooon byeeee.”


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The next day, the “For You I Will” singer “woke up to so much love” after receiving kind messages from both friends and fans.


Fans have continued to show their support for Geiger online:



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