Post by Nick Rose, Dec 27, 2011 at 12:06 pm
Engagement rings seem to have been a popular gift this holiday season, as quite a few celebrity couples announced recent engagements. Singer John Legend and his girlfriend Chrissy Teigen are the newest couple to be included in this category: People reports that two got engaged while vacationing during the holidays.
“John Legend and his girlfriend, model Chrissy Teigen, got engaged over the holidays while vacationing in the Maldives,” Legend’s rep, Cindi Berger, told People. no additional details were however given at the time regarding the couple’s engagement.
Chrissy Teigen is best known for her modeling career, including her work as a Sports Illustrated swimsuit model. The couple had been dating since 2007.
In an interview with People last may, Legend explained that the two completed each other, even when it came to simple things like tossing some clothes on. “We were together when we picked out our clothes today. She’s better [at it]. It’s harder to dress a woman — there are so many options and accessories. For guys we only have so many elements.”
People reports that John Legend will be in Las Vegas on new Year’s Eve to perform at The Pearl at the Palms. The singer is currently working on material for his upcoming fifth studio album.