Vanessa Carlton announces her bisexuality at Nashville Pride

vanessa-carlton.jpgSinger/songwriter Vanessa Carlton openly announced her bisexuality while headlining the Nashville Pride festivities this weekend.

She told the 18,000 people in the audience: "I've never said this before, but I am a proud bisexual woman."

"True Blood" star Anna Paquin also made news with her recent revelation about her own bisexuality. Paquin explained that she "just wanted to do my bit my coming out."

The Grammy-nominated singer, 29,  best known for  "A Thousand Miles" and "Ordinary Day," had been romantically linked to Third Eye Blind singer Stephan Jenkins (who used to date Charlize Theron), but they split a few years ago.