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From Nick Jonas To The Weeknd: Take A Look Back At Selena Gomez’s Dating History

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Selena Gomez has come a long way from her starring role on Disney channel, becoming a household name, with seven top ten entries on the US Billboard Hot 100. Starring in a Disney TV show, several movies and releasing five albums as a music artist, the star has achieved so much for someone who is 26 years old. Selena, whose father is of Mexican descent, is also the most followed musician on Instagram. Her personal life is just as hectic as her professional life, with her mental and physical health sometimes being a burden. Her dating history has also been complicated and today we’re going to outline the main highlights.

One of Selena Gomez’s first boyfriends was a Jonas brother.

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The story starts like many stories; The Disney Channel. We all know that during Selena’s time with Disney, The Jonas Brothers were the coolest guys in town. Selena must have thought so too because she has confirmed that she dated the youngest Jonas brother, Nick Jonas, in 2008.This was shortly after Nick’s split with Miley Cyrus.

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The couple dated for just under a year and then reportedly started seeing each other again in 2010 for a shorter stint. The reason the two permanently broke up is unknown. Both Selena and Nick were 15 years old when they began dating.

There was a lot of secrecy when Selena dated Nick.

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During an interview with Ryan Seacrest in 2008, Nick remained private about his relationship with Selena, neither confirming nor denying that they were a romantic couple. This constant secrecy may have been the reason Selena and Nick’s relationship didn’t work out.

Despite the secrecy, Selena and Nick are still on good terms.

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10 years after the romance ended between Selena and the youngest Jonas Brother, it appears that the two singers still remain friends. In an interview with Capital FM in 2015, Selena said that Nick is “lovely” and that their relationship was “sweet” and like “puppy love”. Nick has also complemented Selena, even saying that she is a good kisser. The two of them have clearly kept in touch.

Selena also had a short relationship with Taylor Lautner whilst she was filming a movie.

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Taylor Lautner, the actor most famous for playing the role of Jacob in the Twilight series, was filming a movie at the same location as Selena in 2009. They then began dating casually. The couple were spotted out together several times but the romance only last a few months. By the time Selena finished filming and returned home, the relationship had fizzled out.

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The Jelena madness began in 2010.

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Jelena, the celebrity couple name for Selena Gomez and Justin Beiber, has been used many times since the couple began dating in 2010. Justin, who is a Canadian singer and songwriter, rose to fame when he was just 14 years old. When he was 16, he began a romantic relationship with Selena who was 18 at the time.

Selena and Justin broke up for the first time two years later.

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After a couple of years dating and being completely loved up, it was announced that Selena and Justin had decided to split up in 2012. The reasoning behind the break up was supposedly due to their busy schedules which they found difficult dealing with whilst maintaining a relationship.

However, Selena and Justin continue a rocky on-off relationship over the next 4 years.

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Selena and Justin continued to be close friends and were spotted being intimate with each other multiple times between 2012 and 2018. The couple clearly had a connection and never seemed to hide their affections for each other. They continued to date passionately for a few months at a time, taking breaks to have time apart every so often.

Selena clearly dealt with heartbreak.

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The rocky Jelena situation led to speculation that Selena Gomez’s love song “The Heart What It Wants” was actually written about Justin. Selena did end up confirming that this was the case, following her emotional and heart-breaking performance of the single on the American Music Awards in 2014. The song was written after one of Selena and Justin’s serious break ups.

Selena begins a strong relationship with The Weeknd.

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Following Selena’s unsteady relationship with Justin, she may have desired a romance that was more concrete and secure which led her to begin dating the R’n’B musician The Weeknd. The couple began seeing each other at the start of 2017 when Selena was 24 years old.

Selena and The Weeknd’s relationship became very serious.

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Selena and The Weeknd became the new Jelena for a while. Their romance may not have lasted as long as Jelena, but the couple actually started living together in New York in 2017 and bought a puppy together. During an interview with Insider, Selena expressed that she was very happy and that she felt “lucky because he’s more of a best friend than anything else”.

Selena and The Weeknd broke up but there were no hard feelings.

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Selena’s relationship with The Weekend unfortunately ended within a year. By the end of 2017, Selena was single again. Discussing the split, Selena revealed to NME that the break up ended well. Selena said “We ended it as best friends, and it was genuinely about encouraging and caring [for each other]”.

Selena reconnects with Justin Bieber

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After the news that Selena had broken up with The Weeknd, Justin revealed to PEOPLE that he was happy she was single again and hoped to regain her trust to get back together. Within a month of the break up with The Weeknd, Selena and Justin were spotted kissing and connecting again. A few months later, in 2018, Selena and Justin decided to take a break to spend some time focusing on themselves.

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Selena and Justin may have attempted to stay in contact as close friends but, since the beginning of 2018, there has been no evidence to say that they have got back together romantically. The two have apparently permanently moved on. So much so that Justin got engaged to new girlfriend, Hailey Baldwin, in July. Justin and Hailey had previously dated for a few months back in 2015.

Is Selena single now?

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As Selena focuses on her health, she is reportedly single at the moment and not worried about having a man in her life. Selena revealed to E!News back in May that she is much happier doing her own thing. The sources also added that Selena is “fully open to dating” so a possible new relationship could be on the horizon.

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Latinos Couldn't Take The Heartbreak When JuanGa's Ex-Manager Claimed He Was Still Alive

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Latinos Couldn’t Take The Heartbreak When JuanGa’s Ex-Manager Claimed He Was Still Alive

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When Juan Gabriel died on August 28, 2016, the world mourned the loss of a great singer. For the Latino community, his death was even harder. To us, he was an icon that continues to live on in our culture. So it came to much surprise when news broke that JuanGa could possibly be alive that people lost their minds.

Juan Gabriel’s former manager, Joaquín Muñoz told the Spanish media that his client was still alive and was perfectly fine.

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Muñoz told the press that the singer hasn’t been hiding or killing anyone or working with drug cartels. He said that JuanGa has been perfectly comfortable in his home and that we’d all see him really soon.

That’s right, he told reporters that we’d all see Juan Gabriel perform next month before Dec. 15.

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Sounds unbelievable right? That’s because it is.

As much as we’d like to believe that the Mexican Elton John faked his death and is bored at home, thinking about doing a comeback — which is all alleged claims made by Muñoz —  JuanGa did die.

People on social media flipped out when they heard about these rumors.

After the rumors went viral, people began using the hashtag #JuanGabrielEstaVivo.

If this were true, why would he allow his ex-manager to tell everyone that he was alive? Makes no sense.

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It should be known that Muñoz hadn’t been working with the singer for years. TMZ reports that his son Ivan Aguilera managed his father’s career for the last eight years of his life.

Maybe JuanGa will be back to perform as a hologram?

Would people pay to see that? Probably.

It would be like the second coming.

People should really ask themselves, “what would JuanGa do?”

The rumors about his fake death was a shock to all of us.

For a second, so many fans believed it was true, but then we thought about all those “Elvis is alive” stories.

Please do not play with our emotions!

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His death affected so many families. We cannot handle this “is he or isn’t he” news.

When you’re talking about Juan Gabriel rumors, we take it all very seriously.

We’re thinking people would lose their lives if this rumor were to be true.

Imagine he were alive and this was all a scheme to make money?

JuanGa wouldn’t play us like that, would he?

People would be pissed if he lied to his fans.

But we’d probably forgive him eventually.

Either way, we’re still mourning the singer.

It looks as if his ex-manager, Muñoz is just trying to stir up drama between the family.

Let the man rest in peace.

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Well, we’ll just have to wait and see what other drama comes of this.


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