The romance fizzled, but, as Jonas sees it, an incredible camaraderie remains.Billboard Cover: A Candid Conversation With Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas on Surviving Disney, Their Huge New Tour and Pop Stardom on Their Own Terms You've known Nick all of his life and Demi for most of yours.Joe Jonas is opening up about his brother Nick Jonas‘ close relationship with Demi Lovato in this new interview!“You’d think they’re siblings, sometimes more than Nick and I. Demi’s a great listener, and she keeps Nick smiling — she’ll always make a serious situation laughable. It’s difficult to take a backseat and say, ‘Let’s work together and figure out something great.’ I commend them both for that,” Joe, 26, told ."Demi is one of my closest friends in the world so I'm here for her, and for both of them really." WATCH: Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama Break Up After Six Years Lovato, 23, and Valderrama, 36, announced their split in a joint statement posted to Instagram on June 3, writing, “After almost 6 loving and wonderful years together, we have decided to end our relationship.This was an incredibly difficult decision for both of us, but we have realized more than anything that we are better as best friends." Jonas and Lovato are currently preparing to kick off their , which they will co-headline, and the "Chains" singer explained that it might be a good thing for his friend and tour-mate to have the distraction of a busy schedule."So fun is key." "I actually think that gets lost on people you know? "They get out on the road and they start losing sight of how great it is every night to be able to walk out on that stage and have 25-30,000 people singing back the words to your songs to you." WATCH: Nick Jonas Hilariously Recalls Getting Accidentally Very Visibly Excited at an Awards Show As for his "must haves" on tour, Jonas said he really wants to have "lots of water" to stay hydrated, and a lot of "good people." "I know that's a weird thing to say, but I like to keep good people around," he explained.
"I'm on track to have one of my biggest debuts as a solo artist ever, and I'm happy with what I released.
magazine cover story was released where the musical BFFs shared tips behind their long lasting friendship.
One tip: Demi has to approve of Nick‘s girlfriends.
"Our guitar player is getting her tonsils out, so it forced us to get some down time." But you get the feeling no one was twisting his arm about Mexico.
The boy-band survivor is doing just fine, and now that his band's "Cake by the Ocean" video has surpassed Nick's "Close" video by a margin of nearly 40 million views, we figure he's ready to share some insight on his younger sibling's success -- especially in light of Nick's Future Now tour with their longtime friend Demi Lovato, whom Joe began dating while they were all on the set of together nearly a decade ago.
“Listen, even when he was in a relationship, I was like, ‘Get out of that.