Nick Jonas is facing a backlash from his fans for a recent cover story.The 26-year-old musician was called "gross" and "irresponsible" for posing on the cover of Cigar Aficionado magazine with a stogy\u00a0in his hand.Jonas shared his cover-man\u00a0news\u00a0on social media, writing, "First person under 30 to hold a cigar on the cover of one of my favorite magazines. So pumped about this one! Thank you @CigarAficMag! Issue on newsstands September 24th."NICK JONAS SAYS HE WAS \u2018DONE\u2019 WITH MULTIPLE CEREMONIES TO PRIYANKA CHOPRA AFTER LOOKING AT PRICEY BILLBut fans of the Disney star-turned-rocker weren't so happy with his branding choice."Gross and irresponsible as a singer and a human raised knowing the health risks but okay," wrote one user."Since when is it an achievement to smoke under 30? Sad," said another."What about your lungs?" inquired someone else."I love you but smoking kills and it'd be smarter from you to not promote such a thing and make it look cool, cus [sic]\u00a0it's not," tweeted a fan.NICK JONAS SAYS JONAS BROTHERS \u2018SPENT A YEAR BASICALLY DOING THERAPY\u2019 BEFORE GETTING BACK TOGETHERMeanwhile, "View" co-hosts came to Jonas' defense while discussing his cover on their show on Wednesday.\u201cWell, I put a picture of myself smoking a cigar a week ago, and I didn\u2019t know any of this was going on, and people really have a problem with people posting cigars and my answer is John Boehner\u2019s answer,\u201d quipped Meghan McCain.\u201cI\u2019m a grown woman, he\u2019s a grown a**\u00a0man. Leave them alone. And I\u2019m sorry, Am I supposed to give up all vices all the time, anymore?\u201d she added.\u00a0\u201cNo one's ever allowed to do any, no drinking, no smoking cigars, no fun. It\u2019s Trump\u2019s America. Leave him alone. He\u2019s married to Priyanka Chopra living his best life.\u201dSunny Hostin argued that people \u201clook up to them as role models, and then when they do something that they don\u2019t feel is role model-appropriate, then they come and they crash on them, and then they want to cancel them due to this cancel culture we all talk about.\u201d"They\u2019re disgusting," mused Joy Behar about cigars.\u00a0"They pollute the air around you.\u201dCLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP\u201cAs a former smoker, I think people need to just relax,\u201d said Whoopi Goldberg.\u00a0\u201cBecause, you know, listen. I know that, you know, smoke is not good for me. People find out for themselves what works for them, and you have got to let folks walk. You have got to let them do it. You can\u2019t live life for them.\u201dOther celebrities who have graced the cover of the magazine include\u00a0Robert De Niro, Jack Nicholson,\u00a0Arnold Schwarzenegger\u00a0and NBA star Michael Jordan.A rep for Jonas did not immediately respond to Fox News' request for comment.