Selena Gomez dating Justin Bieber off-and-on for several years and we watched them grow from teens into adulthood together. With The Roast of Justin Bieber underway, Gomez’s relationship with Bieber has become the subject of many of the event’s jokes. Read on for the details on the couple’s past together as well as what’s going on in their current love lives.
1. Gomez’s Song “The Heart Wants What It Wants” Is About Bieber
In December 2014, it was clear that Gomez and Bieber were done when Gomez gave a very emotional performance of her song “The Heart Wants What It Wants,” which is about her relationship to the megastar. Have a look at the music video for the song above.
Not long after this song came out, Gomez also released two other songs that were supposedly about her relationship with the Biebs – “Do It” and “Dilemma 2.0”.
2. Zedd Is Rumored to Be Dating Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez’s reported boyfriend is DJ Zedd and he’s been trying to deal with all the attention his relationship with her has drawn in, according to Hollywood Life. A source has revealed:
They’re going out of their way to keep that more private. It’s just a lot for him to deal with, but once she’s settled in to the shoot he’ll go visit her on set. They’re low key but they’re still totally on.
Check out Gomez and Zedd’s music video “I Want You To Know” above.
3. The Initial Break Up Reason for Jelena Was “Busy Schedules”
When Jelena first broke up in November 2012, busy schedules was rumored to be the culprit. However, over the course of their relationship, paparazzi, other girls, and Bieber’s legal issues seemed to have played a big part in the couple’s demise.
4. Selena Gomez Spent Some Time In Rehab and Her Relationship With the Biebs Was a Rumored Cause
Selena Gomez told fans that she went to rehab in 2014 because of all the pressures she was under, dealing with a Hollywood lifestyle for so long. TMZ, however, wrote that:
Sources say Selena went for a combination of problems, including alcohol, pot and prescription Ambien. She’s also addicted to Justin Bieber. We’re told Selena’s decision was largely based on “that crazy boy” — aka Bieber. Selena blames a lot of her problems on the excesses she was exposed to by being around Bieber and his buddies.
5. Bieber Has Been Romantically Linked to Kendall Jenner And Hailey Baldwin
Justin Bieber is good friends with the Jenner family and has been romantically linked to model Kendall Jenner. Kendall even showed up at the Bieber Roast to show her support for the Biebs. Plus, the two have been modeling together for celebrity photographer Mario Testino.