Rumors surrounding Britney Spears’ new boyfriend have been confirmed as she has been spotted with David Lucado out in public numerous times lately. But just who is Britney’s new love? Here’s what you should know about him.
1. Britney’s Back in the Dating World Since Her Recent Breakup With Jason Trawick
It hasn’t been long since Britney announced that she broke up with her agent Jason Trawick after more than three years of dating. She spoke about her breakup in January telling People that “I’ll always adore him and we will remain great friends.”
2. Britney Spears and David Lucado Were First Seen Together on Valentine’s Day
Britney and David’s romance began (at least to the public) on Valentine’s Day when they stepped out for a sushi date in Calabasas, California. Sources initially told reporters that they were just friends and nothing more, but later confirmed that David was “definitely dating” the pop star.
3. He’s From the South, Just Like Britney
— UK Britney (@UKBritney) August 6, 2013
David hails from south of the Mason-Dixon Line, just like Britney. The 27-year-old was raised in Virginia and later moved to Atlanta, Georgia after high school. Sources told E! Online that David is a “typical Southern fratty.”
4. David Has No Hollywood Ties
Unlike her past loves Kevin Federline and Jason Trawick, Britney’s new beau is described as a normal, down-to-earth kind of guy. TMZ describes him as meek, humble and a great student who loves to golf.
5. He Works in Normal Jobs
David may not have the same huge salary as Britney, but he can still hold up a paycheck. Besides working as a bartender, he works as an associate at a law firm in L.A. He also used to work in insurance.
6. David’s Trying to Fit into Britney’s World
Since dating one of the top pop artists in the world, David has had to adjust living in the limelight. In order to avoid any attention, he got rid of his Facebook page.
7. Their Relationship is Exclusive
— Lucile _Emerald (@Lucile_Emerald) August 6, 2013
An insider tells E! that Britney and David are in a normal relationship, just like any other couple and that things are getting pretty serious.
“David doesn’t date anyone else, he is exclusive,” an insider says. “I think it is pretty serious and they’re happy. They live separately and have separate lives, but they spend time and travel a lot together. Lucado has his own full-time business and is doing very well.”
8. They Were Spotted Holding Hands for the First Time
Britney and David were spotted holding hands in public for the first time at a mall in Thousand Oaks, California on Friday–and they looked extremely happy.
9. He’s a Nice Guy
David seems to have a good track record when it comes to relationships. Sources told E! Online that he dated “pretty, sweet girls” before dating the 31-year-old popstar. “He’s a good boy. He’s from a good family,” according to Us Weekly. “David grew up on a farm. He does alright. He’s into restoring old cars.”
10. He Moved to L.A. for a Girl
David moved to L.A. for a girl, but luckily for Britney, that relationship ended a few months ago.