On the one hand he says he has “compassion” for homosexuals, but on the other hand, he says, “it just doesn’t feel good.” “If I could tell you why I sure would have by now … “But I don’t feel as bad anymore, because when I go on the Internet everybody’s gay …
at this point in time I would have been able to cure that issue … “I took (sic) for the life of me never, never understood where it came from, why it lasted as it’s lasted.” He continued: “I mean, you gotta remember, before there was Twitter, and Facebook, and all this other stuff, you know there was just the rag magazines. I’ve just always been a very private person.” “Let me make sure we are clear on something.
It was also rumored that Murphy was having an affair with Johnny Gill while he was staying in Murphy’s guest house.
Just simply because in some odd way I’ve been able to walk in their shoes or to see …
how they feel and how people treat them and deal with them because of their sexuality.” Gill, who always been considered a ladies man around the industry, said the rumors were so troubling to him that he questioned whether his own girlfriend of 5 years doubted his sexual identity.
So Johnny Gill is upset with the black media because he feels we continue to circulate the gay rumors between he and Eddie Murphy.
The "couple" have been friends for over 24 years and in a recent interview on The Doug Banks Show Johnny stated he felt people were just jealous of their relationship, repeatedly denying the fact that he is gay or has ever been gay as he began to channel his inner Larry Craig.