By Jessamy Tredinnick For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 13:58 GMT, 28 February 2020 | Updated: 06:50 GMT, 29 February 2020
Sam Smith has always been vocal about their body image journey.
And the 27-year-old revealed sharing topless photos on social media helped them accept themselves.
Speaking to The Project on Friday, the British singer-songwriter opened up about their ongoing 'weight issues'.
'Taking my top off on social media helped me': British singer-songwriter Sam Smith (pictured) spoke out about their 'weight issues' and gender identity on The Project on Friday
'My main issue when I was a kid wasn't my sexuality, it was more my body,' Sam said.
They added: 'My body issues are so linked with my gender issues. It's all linked with each other. I still struggle having my top off.
'I still struggle with weight issues, I always will. I feel like with social media, taking my top off on social media, it helped me.'
'You can get obsessed': The British singer-songwriter opened up about their ongoing 'weight issues' on the Australian TV show. Pictured on The Project
Sam went on to acknowledge consistently posting about body positivity could become a 'slippery slope'.
'You can get obsessed with