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Joshua Bassett Opened Up About Being Sexually Abused As A Child & Teen

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During a December 2021 interview with ‚GQ,‘ Joshua Bassett recalled childhood sexual abuse and explained how music has helped him process some of this trauma.
“I didn’t remember that until last year, which is pretty insane. I buried it so far.” When Joshua Bassett sat down to talk about his new music with GQ, things got heavy. During the interview, published on Dec.3, Bassett recalled a history of childhood sexual abuse and explained how one of his newly-released songs, “Set Me Free,” is about processing the traumatic experiences that followed him throughout his childhood and teenage years. “ I experienced sexual abuse a lot in my childhood,” Bassett told the outlet, unprompted. “I didn’t remember that until last year, which is pretty insane. I buried it so far,” Bassett revealed during the conversation. Psychologically speaking, repressing these memories is a common trauma response.

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