Jonathan Knight on being outed and how ‘The Amazing Race’ helped his anxiety


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For years, Jonathan Knight performed in front of thousands of screaming girls as a member of popular boy band New Kids on the Block, but the pop star was hiding a huge secret.

Now, Knight — who appears on CBS’ “The Amazing Race” with his partner Harley Rodriguez — opens up about how hiding his sexual orientation led to his struggle with stage fright and panic attacks, one of the reasons that he was eager to sign up for the latest season of reality show.

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