In the latest pop star news (do the Jonas Brothers still qualify as pop stars, by the way.) While Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato are all moving forward in their careers and Joe Jonas is… in a rut, to put it lightly, the Jonas brothers member had no qualms about ranking the phenomenally successful pop stars in terms of preference.

Demi Lovato, Crazy Good Summer Concert
Demi's history with Joe wins her the top spot in his eyes.

The awkward situation ensued on MTV’s Watch What Happens Live with host Andy Cohen. During a segment, called Plead the Fifth, Jonas was asked to rank the three women. He did manage to give a surprisingly diplomatic answer though. He said: "Me and her are very cool now, so favourite [is] Demi. Wow. I want to say … I can’t say ‘plead the fifth’ yet, this is bad!"

Miley Cyrus, London
Despite her recent makeover, Miley only got second.

Joe continued: "I’ll go Miley and Selena, because Selena I haven’t seen in a while. I saw Miley; she was very nice."

What a surprisingly diplomatic way to get out of a tough spot! And he even managed to avoid any potential ex drama between himself and Demi. Looks like Joe would make a surprisingly good mirror on the eThe Jonas Brother was on WWHL to promote the band’s new single First Time. The track is the second single off their upcoming album, mysteriously titled V.

Selena Gomez, ESPY awards
A pitiful third for Selena - she'll just have to console herself with all her music and film revenue.