Queen Latifah may not have officially come out with her sexuality, but she aligned herself closely with the lesbian and gay community calling them “my people” at the Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Festival this weekend.

Singer/actress Queen Latifah. (Jemal Countess/GETTY IMAGES FOR HSN)

Latifah, whose real name is Dana Owens, was rumored to have dated choreographer Jeanette Jenkins. But the couple split in 2011.

Latifah is slated to host her own talk show for this fall and will star in the remake of ‘Steel Magnolias.’

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