Congratulations to the newly engaged couple. Justin Bieber gets engaged to his ex-girlfriend, Hailey Baldwin!
Justin, 24, and Hailey,21, got engaged when the singer proposed the model on in the Bahamas on Saturday evening at a local restaurant, TMZ reported, the outlet first reported the news.
Justin and Hailey, who previously dated each other before parting their ways back in 2016, are now generating a buzz. The couple has stirred buzz among fans and followers in recent weeks, sparking much-hyped speculation they get back together. Social media posts over the weekend claiming the two were spotted in the Bahamas.
A source told People, “It’s kind of a surprise, but kind of not. Justin has been extremely happy these past few weeks.” The source added, “He has known Hailey for a long time. This might seem sudden, but they know each other very well.”
Justin’s dad, who tied the knot with his lady love in February in Jamaica, took to his Instagram on Sunday and seemingly hinted at Justin and Hailey’s surprise engagement, writing, “@justinbieber Proud is an understatement! Excited for the next chapter!”
While Justin’s mom Pattie Mallette also hinted at her star son’s surprise engagement on Sunday, she also took to Twitter and wrote, “Love Love Love Love Love Love Love.”
The reportedly newly engaged couple were spotted dancing at a restaurant on Friday, the two were spotted packing on the PDA the next day on early Saturday afternoon.
Love Love Love Love Love Love Love.
— Pattie Mallette (@pattiemallette) July 7, 2018
Justin and Hailey have been showing affection for each other in the past few weeks since rekindling. The two were spotted sharing a kiss last weekend at a local Brooklyn garden after having lunch at DUMBO House, People reported. Justin was also photographed planing a sweet kiss on Hailey’s forehead.
In a video obtained by TMZ, the two were also spotted leaning against a handrail just New York City’s East River, kissing each other with a passion back in June in Brooklyn’s Domino Park. Justin and Hailey lovingly wrapped their arms around each other.
A source told People, “Right now, Justin is very happy with Hailey.” The source said of Justin, “He always had a lot of love for her.”
Justin dated Hailey previously before the pair split back in 2016.
Hailey recently told U.K. newspaper The Times that after ending their relationship, “we went through a long period of time when we weren’t friends.”
Justin told GQ that same year that the singer didn’t want to “rush into anything” in case he and Hailey ended up getting married one day.
The pop star told the magazine, “What if Hailey ends up being the girl I’m gonna marry, right? If I rush into anything, if I damage her, then it’s always gonna be damaged. It’s really hard to fix wounds like that. It’s so hard … I just don’t want to hurt her.”
Justin dated her on-again, off-again girlfriend Selena Gomez, 25, from 2010 to 2012, rumours sparked back in October 2017 that the two back together. The ex-lovebirds were recently spotted together in March.
Hailey’s name was previously romantically associated with singer Shawn Mendes, the two accompanied each other to this year’s Met Gala.