's September edition, spoke openly about the legacy of her previous relationship with the 'Sorry' singer."For a while my private life was the most talked-about thing," she told the magazine."Nobody really knows everything and they can only assume.

You want to do what you love but all this other stuff overshadows it so it makes it a little harder for people to take me seriously."She added that she "[figures] it's just temporary", saying: "I feel like that fortunately and unfortunately it's where my life is at the moment and I have to accept it."The singer, who's currently on her 'Revival' tour, also said that she doesn't have time for a relationship, and suggested that "people would think it's kind of dumb [to date me].

"Justin Bieber recently followed Selena on Instagram," one Jelena believer tweeted on Sunday.

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"And honestly, what I would love to be printed is that I am so beyond done with talking about that, and him."Gomez's reaction is understandable for an artist looking to be taken seriously, rather than pegged to a relationship with one of the world's largest pop stars.

When asked whether it made going on the American Music Awards any harder, she replied it didn't.

“Justin Bieber just recently split from Sofia Richie.

Perhaps he broke up with her after hearing about Selena Gomez’s rehab and possible health complications with Lupus,” the outlet suggested.

Instead, the source explained to the magazine, Selena Gomez hadn’t been feeling like herself and wanted to get back to normal.

“[Selena Gomez] decided to clear her calendar for the year in order to have this be her priority for future happiness and didn’t want to leave any promoters at bay,” the source said.

Bieber opened up about their tumultuous relationship in an interview with Billboard the following year.

"I’m proud of the woman she is today," he said in November 2015.

After her announcement, said the source, the 24-year-old singer felt relieved and was said to be feeling optimistic about her future.